Definition of self-image in English:

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self-image

Pronunciation: /ˌsɛlfˈɪmɪdʒ/

noun

The idea one has of one’s abilities, appearance, and personality: poverty causes lowered self-respect and self-image
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  • The introject and the corresponding self-image of the mourner are in a constant and endless relationship.
  • Processing thinking is also misused by most adolescents to create artificial self-images or egos by erroneously thinking that their worth is connected to external conditions, possessions, looks, and behavior.
  • Human beings have needs that make living meaningful, create favorable self-images and enhance close relations with other people.
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