self-regard

[ self-ri-gahrd, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf rɪˈgɑrd, ˌsɛlf- /

noun

consideration for oneself or one's own interests.

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Origin of self-regard

First recorded in 1585–95

OTHER WORDS FROM self-regard

self-re·gard·ing, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for self-regard

self-regard

noun

concern for one's own interest
proper esteem for oneself
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