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self-deceived

[self-di-seevd, self-] /ˈsɛlf dɪˈsivd, ˌsɛlf-/
adjective
1.
holding an erroneous opinion of oneself, one's own effort, or the like.
2.
being mistaken, forming an erroneous judgment, etc., in one's own mind, as from careless or wishful thinking:
If you thought my friendship was love, you were self-deceived.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75
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  • The two chapters that follow consider the idea that libraries and librarians are self-deceived in their own priorities.
  • Whoever pretends to the contrary is self-deceived, or intent on deceiving others.

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