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self-image

[self-im-ij] /ˈsɛlfˈɪm ɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the idea, conception, or mental image one has of oneself.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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Examples for self image
  • It always helps to improve your self image with other people.
  • Subjectivity, self image and a lack of imagination are not good ingredients for making an argument.
  • Their real motivation is to maintain their self image of superiority over the dorks.
  • We're simply re-doing the question in our minds and answering honestly about our self image.
British Dictionary definitions for self image

self-image

noun
1.
one's own idea of oneself or sense of one's worth
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for self image
self-image
1939, from self + image (q.v.).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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self image in Medicine

self-image n.
The conception that one has of oneself, including an assessment of qualities and personal worth.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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