- satisfaction with oneself; self-complacency.
- content with oneself; self-satisfied.
Origin of self-content
Related Words for self-contentmorale, dignity, confidence, self-respect, narcissism, conceit, self-assurance, self-satisfaction, worth, self-regard, egotism, vanity, amour-propre, self-content
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Historical Examples of self-content
"Hearty," that is what they are; it is the good side of their self-content.Irish Books and Irish People
And yet I envy them for what they do not know, for what they do not see, for their self-content.Spring Street
James H. Richardson
With what an air of self-content the beautiful city parades her riches!The Parisians, Complete
In his own selfish way he loved his father, and he shared in his pride and self-content.The Cathedral
Sir Hugh Walpole
The discovery of any serious fault in one of them would be a sore wound to his vanity, a destruction of his self-content.Weighed and Wanting