self-respect

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EtymologyEdit

self- +‎ respect

NounEdit

self-respect (uncountable)

  1. The knowledge of one's own worth, valuing one's self; pride.
    If you have no self-respect you can't respect others, because what value would you offer someone by giving the respect of one who is as lowly as you view yourself?

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Last modified on 20 December 2013, at 20:20