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self-regard

[self-ri-gahrd, self-] /ˈsɛlf rɪˈgɑrd, ˌsɛlf-/
noun
1.
consideration for oneself or one's own interests.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95
Related forms
self-regarding, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for self-regarding

self-regarding

adjective
1.
self-centred; egotistical
2.
(philosophy) (of an action) affecting the interests of no-one other than the agent, and hence, according to John Stuart Mill, immune from moral criticism

self-regard

noun
1.
concern for one's own interest
2.
proper esteem for oneself
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Word Origin and History for self-regarding

self-regard

n.

1590s, from self- + regard (n.).

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