Contempt or loathing for oneself or one’s actions: they expressed self-contempt for having wasted so many hours in front of the idiot box
More example sentences
- At the same time, if moral guidance is itself morally repugnant, then self-contempt is equally as abhorrent.
- Self-righteousness is a manifestation of self-contempt.
- His unbalanced self-esteem gradually turned into self-contempt.
Definition of self-contempt in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.