self-discipline

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self-dis·​ci·​pline | \ ˌself-ˈdi-sə-plən How to pronounce self-discipline (audio) \

Definition of self-discipline

: correction or regulation of oneself for the sake of improvement

First Known Use of self-discipline

1612, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-discipline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-discipline. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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self-discipline

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English Language Learners Definition of self-discipline

: the ability to make yourself do things that should be done

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