self-denial

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self-report personality inventory developed by Raymond B. Cattell to measure the 16 personality dimensions that emerged from his factor analysis of a wide range of traits 16 PF , Sixteen Personality Factor Questionnaire
depriving one of self-esteem abasement , humiliation
steerable self-propelled airship airship , dirigible
self, second alter ego
practice of medicine without the use of drugs; may involve herbal medicines or self-awareness or biofeedback or acupuncture alternative medicine
religion believing in a self-sufficient lifestyle that rejects influences of modern life Amish
logically self-evident analytic , apodictic , a priori , tautologous
(Jungian psychology) the inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious anima
vomiting, eating disorder, self-induced anorexia nervosa , bulimia , bulimia nervosa , bulimorexia
self-assurance aplomb , poise
someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self-respect apple polisher , ass-kisser , bootlicker , fawner , groveler , groveller , truckler
device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus Aqua-Lung , aqualung , scuba
small invasive self-pollinating weed with small white flowers; much studied by plant geneticists; the first higher plant whose complete genome sequence was described Arabidopsis thaliana , mouse-ear cress
self-discipline, one living life of ascetic
strict, self-denying ascetic , austere , puritanical
self-discipline in religion askesis
group of machine parts that fit together to form a self-contained unit assembly
learning of self-confident behavior assertiveness training
aggressive self-assurance; given to making bold assertions assertiveness , self-assertiveness
severe self-discipline austerity
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