self-complacency

  • 1 Self-complacency — Self com*pla cen*cy, n. The quality of being self complacent. J. Foster. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 self-complacency — self satisfaction …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3 self-complacency — noun the feeling you have when you are satisfied with yourself his complacency was absolutely disgusting • Syn: ↑complacency, ↑complacence, ↑self satisfaction • Derivationally related forms: ↑self complacent, ↑complacent ( …

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  • 4 self-complacency — See self complacent. * * * …

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  • 5 self-complacency — n. See self conceit …

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  • 6 self-love — self love, self esteem, *conceit, egotism, egoism, amour propre Analogous words: *pride, vanity, vainglory: complacency, self complacency, smugness, priggishness (see corresponding adjectives at COMPLACENT) Antonyms: self forgetfulness …

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  • 7 self-com|pla|cence — «SEHLF kuhm PLAY suhns», noun. = self complacency. (Cf. ↑self complacency) …

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  • 8 self-content — self contentedly, adv. self contentedness, n. /self keuhn tent , self /, n. 1. satisfaction with oneself; self complacency. adj. 2. content with oneself; self satisfied. Also, self contentment. [1645 55] * * * …

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  • 9 self-complacent — self complacence, self complacency, n. self complacently, adv. /self keuhm play seuhnt, self /, adj. pleased with oneself; self satisfied; smug. [1755 65] * * * …

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  • 10 Self-esteem — Self es*teem , n. The holding a good opinion of one s self; self complacency. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 11 self-complacent — [self′kəm plā′sənt] adj. self satisfied, esp. in a smug way self complacency n …

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  • 12 self-satisfied — adjective 1. marked by excessive complacency or self satisfaction a smug glow of self congratulation • Syn: ↑smug • Similar to: ↑contented, ↑content • Derivationally related forms: ↑smugness …

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  • 13 self-admiration — Synonyms and related words: acquisitiveness, amour propre, amour propre, autism, autoeroticism, careerism, complacency, conceitedness, consequentiality, ego trip, egotism, graspingness, greed, individualism, interest, narcism, narcissism,… …

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  • 14 self-content — Synonyms and related words: amour propre, autoeroticism, bovine, bovinity, complacence, complacency, complacent, consequential, consequentiality, ego trip, narcism, narcissan, narcissine, narcissism, narcissistic, narcistic, overproud,… …

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  • 15 self-esteem — Synonyms and related words: acquisitiveness, amour propre, amour propre, arrogance, autism, autoeroticism, boastfulness, careerism, clear, complacency, conceit, consequentiality, ego trip, egoism, egotism, face, graspingness, greed, haughtiness,… …

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  • 16 self-importance — Synonyms and related words: accent, amour propre, arrogance, assurance, assuredness, autoeroticism, belief, certitude, cocksureness, complacency, concern, concernment, confidence, confidentness, consequence, consequentiality, consideration,… …

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  • 17 self-respect — Synonyms and related words: amour propre, amour propre, arrogance, autoeroticism, boastfulness, complacency, conceit, consequentiality, dignity, ego trip, face, haughtiness, honor, independence, integrity, morale, narcism, narcissism,… …

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  • 18 self-satisfaction — Synonyms and related words: amour propre, autoeroticism, bovinity, complacence, complacency, consequentiality, ego trip, narcism, narcissism, overproudness, overweening pride, self admiration, self approbation, self complacency, self… …

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  • 19 self-complacent — adjective contented to a fault with oneself or one s actions he had become complacent after years of success his self satisfied dignity • Syn: ↑complacent, ↑self satisfied • Similar to: ↑contented, ↑content …

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  • 20 self-conceit — n. Vanity, conceit, self sufficiency, egotism, self complacency, self esteem, self opinion …

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