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self-image

[self-im-ij] /ˈsɛlfˈɪm ɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the idea, conception, or mental image one has of oneself.
Origin of self-image
1950-1955
1950-55
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self-image

noun
1.
one's own idea of oneself or sense of one's worth
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Word Origin and History for self-image
n.

also self-image, 1904 in psychology, from self- + image (n.).

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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.

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