self-worth

noun
\ˌself-ˈwərth \

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1859, in the meaning defined above

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self-worth

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English Language Learners Definition of self-worth

: a feeling that you are a good person who deserves to be treated with respect

self-worth

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\ˈself-ˈwərth\

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