self-satisfaction

noun self-sat·is·fac·tion \ ˌself-ˌsa-təs-ˈfak-shən \

Definition of self-satisfaction

: a usually smug satisfaction with oneself or one's position or achievements

First Known Use of self-satisfaction

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SELF-SATISFACTION Defined for English Language Learners

self-satisfaction

Definition of self-satisfaction for English Language Learners

  • : a feeling of being very pleased or satisfied with yourself and what you have done



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