self-control

  • 1 Self control — is perceived in a few ways. One of which is philosophical and might be described as the exertion of one s own will on one s personal self their behaviors, actions, thought processes. Much of this comes from the perception of self and the ability… …

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  • 2 self-control — [ sɛlfkɔ̃trol ] n. m. • 1883; mot angl. ♦ Anglic. Contrôle, maîtrise de soi. Garder, perdre son self control. Des self controls. ● self control, self controls nom masculin (anglais self control) Maîtrise de soi, contrôle de soi : Perdre son self… …

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  • 3 Self Control — ist ein Song von Raf aus dem Jahr 1984, der im selben Jahr auch durch eine Version von Laura Branigan bekannt wurde. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Die Version von Raf 2 Die Version von Laura Branigan 3 Andere Coverversionen …

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  • 4 Self-Control — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 5 Self-control — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 6 Self Control — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Self Control Single de Soraya Arnelas del Álbum Ochenta s Lanzado 14 de noviembre de 2006 (España) 8 de enero de 2007 (Francia y Portugal) 22 de enero de 2007 ( …

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  • 7 self-control — control /sɛlfkən trəʊl/, it. /sɛlf kɔntrol/ locuz. ingl. [comp. di self sé, sé stesso e control controllo ], usata in ital. come s.m. [capacità abituale di controllare e tenere a freno le proprie reazioni emotive: è una persona che non perde mai… …

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  • 8 Self-control — Self con*trol , n. Control of one s self; restraint exercised over one s self; self command. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 self-control — 1711, from SELF (Cf. self) + CONTROL (Cf. control). Coined by English moral philosopher Anthony Ashley Cooper Shaftesbury (1671 1713) …

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  • 10 self-control — /selfˈkɔntrol, ingl. ˌsɛlfkənˈtrəul/ [vc. ingl., da self «sé stesso» e control «controllo»] s. m. inv. autocontrollo, padronanza di sé, sangue freddo …

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  • 11 self-control — self′ control′ n. restraint of oneself or one s actions, feelings, etc • Etymology: 1705–15 self′ controlled′, adj. self′ control′ling, adj …

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  • 12 self-control — self con trol noun uncount the ability to control your behavior and not show strong emotions such as anger or sadness: You could have shown more self control in front of the children …

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  • 13 self-control — ► NOUN ▪ the ability to control one s emotions or behaviour in difficult situations. DERIVATIVES self controlled adjective …

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  • 14 self-control — [self′kən trōl′] n. control of oneself, or of one s own emotions, desires, actions, etc …

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  • 15 self-control — [n] willpower over one’s actions abstemiousness, aplomb, balance, constraint, dignity, discipline, discretion, poise, repression, reserve, restraint, reticence, self constraint, selfdiscipline, self government, sobriety, stability, stoicism,… …

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  • 16 self-control — index continence, longanimity, moderation, restraint, sufferance, temperance, will (desire) Bur …

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  • 17 self-control — noun VERB + SELF CONTROL ▪ have ▪ lack ▪ lose ▪ regain ▪ keep ▪ She struggled to keep he …

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  • 18 Self control — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Self control », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Self control est une expression anglaise… …

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  • 19 self-control — n. 1) to display; exercise self control 2) to lose self control 3) admirable, complete, total self control * * * [ˌselfkən trəʊl] complete exerciseself control total self control admirable to display to lose self control …

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  • 20 Self Control — Infobox Album | Name = Self Control Type = Studio album Artist = Laura Branigan Released = April 1984 Recorded = Genre = Pop / Rock Length = 40:01 Label = Atlantic Reviews = Allmusic Rating|3|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …

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