Definition of self-love in English:


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[mass noun]
  • Regard for one’s own well-being and happiness.
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    • We should not conclude that pity or other instinctual affections, or even rational self-love, are bad.
    • He takes it for granted that self-love is properly condemned whenever it can be shown to be harmful to the community.
    • Attempts have been made to subordinate sympathy to self-love, but they appear to me perverse.

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