self-regard

noun
self-re·​gard | \ ˌself-ri-ˈgärd How to pronounce self-regard (audio) \

Definition of self-regard

: regard for or consideration of oneself or one's own interests

First Known Use of self-regard

1595, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-regard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-regard. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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