Definition of self-mastery in English:

self-mastery

Line breaks: self-mastery
Pronunciation: /sɛlfˈmɑːst(ə)ri
 
/

noun

[mass noun]
  • Self-control.
    More example sentences
    • Self-control leads to self-mastery, enabling one to be more successful in achieving outer and inner goals.
    • This resolution and self-mastery lasted precisely as far as the address book on the mantelpiece, which revealed not a single person who would have the faintest idea what I was talking about.
    • It will be particularly salutary because it allows us to discourse again about self-discipline, self-mastery, and maybe even the exercise of the will.

More definitions of self-mastery

Definition of self-mastery in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw