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self-esteem

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Definition of self-esteem in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Confidence in one’s own worth or abilities; self-respect: assertiveness training for those with low self-esteem
More example sentences
  • We hope to build people's confidence and self-esteem with these projects.
  • In the book, Dale attributes her decision to a bout of low self-esteem coupled with a fear that her time had passed.
  • Experts say the problem is closely linked to depression and low self-esteem.
Synonyms
self-respect, self-regard, pride in oneself/one's abilities, faith in oneself, pride, dignity, morale, self-confidence, confidence, self-assurance, assurance;

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