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self-satisfying

[self-sat-is-fahy-ing, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈsæt ɪsˌfaɪ ɪŋ, ˈsɛlf-/
adjective
1.
effecting satisfaction to oneself.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75
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Examples for self-satisfying
  • Direct verbal combat is fun and self-satisfying but rarely productive.
  • We have all had time enough to exercise our ethical muscles and bask in our self-satisfying moral superiority.
  • Indians cannot or should not continually provide self-satisfying answers to endemic problems that never get addressed.
  • It'll guarantee enraging religious folks, while self-satisfying people who are antireligious.

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