noun Date: 1595 regard for or consideration of oneself or one's own interests

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  • self-regard — [self′ri gärd′] n. 1. regard or concern for oneself and one s own interests 2. SELF RESPECT self regarding adj …   English World dictionary

  • self-regard — self′ regard′ n. 1) consideration of oneself or one s own interests 2) self respect • Etymology: 1585–95 self′ regard′ing, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • self-regard — ► NOUN 1) consideration for oneself. 2) vanity. DERIVATIVES self regarding adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • self-regard — self regarding, adj. /self ri gahrd , self /, n. 1. consideration for oneself or one s own interests. 2. self respect. [1585 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • self-regard — /sɛlf rəˈgad/ (say self ruh gahd) noun 1. consideration for oneself or one s own interests. 2. self respect. –self regarding, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • self-regard — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A sense of one s own dignity or worth: amour propre, ego, pride, self esteem, self respect. See RESPECT …   English dictionary for students

  • self-regard — n. 1 a proper regard for oneself. 2 a selfishness. b conceit …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-regard — valuing oneself, self respect …   English contemporary dictionary

  • self-regard — noun 1》 consideration for oneself. 2》 vanity. Derivatives self regarding adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • self-esteem — *self love, *conceit, egotism, egoism, amour propre Analogous words: *pride, vanity: self respect, self regard, self admiration (see base words at REGARD n) Antonyms: self distrust …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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