self-content
noun Date: 1654 self-satisfaction

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • self content — self satisfaction, self contentment …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • self-content — /sɛlf kənˈtɛnt/ (say self kuhn tent) noun satisfaction with oneself; self complacency. Also, self contentment. –self contented, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • self-content — n. satisfaction with oneself, one s life, achievements, etc. Derivatives: self contented adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-respect — / self esteem [n] pride in oneself amour propre, conceit, confidence, dignity, egotism, faith in oneself, morale, narcissism, self assurance, self content, self regard, selfsatisfaction, vanity, worth; concepts 411,689 Ant. self doubt,… …   New thesaurus

  • self-esteem — self respect / self esteem [n] pride in oneself amour propre, conceit, confidence, dignity, egotism, faith in oneself, morale, narcissism, self assurance, self content, self regard, selfsatisfaction, vanity, worth; concepts 411,689 Ant. self… …   New thesaurus

  • self-contented — [self′kən tent′id] adj. contented with what one is or has self content n. self contentment * * * …   Universalium

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