self-respect

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noun self-re·spect \ ˌself-ri-ˈspekt \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of self-respect

1 :a proper respect for oneself as a human being
2 :regard for one's own standing or position

First Known Use of self-respect

1765


SELF-RESPECT Defined for English Language Learners

self-respect

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Definition of self-respect for English Language Learners

  • : proper respect for yourself as a human being


SELF-RESPECT Defined for Kids

self-respect

noun self-re·spect \ ˌself-ri-ˈspekt \

Definition of self-respect for Students

:someone's proper regard for himself or herself as a human being


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