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self-mastery

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Pronunciation: /sɛlfˈmɑːst(ə)ri
 
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Definition of self-mastery in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Self-control.
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.

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