self-concept

noun
self-con·​cept | \ ˈself-ˈkän-ˌsept How to pronounce self-concept (audio) \

Definition of self-concept

: the mental image one has of oneself

First Known Use of self-concept

1891, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-concept was in 1891

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“Self-concept.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-concept. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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self-concept

noun

English Language Learners Definition of self-concept

formal : the idea that you have about the kind of person you are

self-concept

noun
self-con·​cept | \ ˈself-ˈkän-ˌsept How to pronounce self-concept (audio) \

Medical Definition of self-concept

: the mental image one has of oneself

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