self-command

[ self-kuh-mand, -mahnd, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf kəˈmænd, -ˈmɑnd, ˌsɛlf- /

noun

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Origin of self-command

First recorded in 1690–1700
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British Dictionary definitions for self-command

self-command

noun

another term for self-control
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