Definition of Self-respecting

1. Adjective. Having or showing self-esteem.

Exact synonyms: Dignified, Self-respectful
Similar to: Proud



Definition of Self-respecting

1. Adjective. Having self-respect, having pride or knowledge of one's own worth. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Self-respecting

self-regulation
self-regulatory
self-reliance
self-reliant
self-renunciation
self-repelling
self-replicating
self-report inventory
self-report personality inventory
self-reproach
self-reproof
self-rescuer
self-rescuers
self-respect
self-respectful
self-respecting (current term)
self-restraint
self-retaining catheter
self-right
self-righteous
self-righteously
self-righteousness
self-rising
self-rising flour
self-rule
self-sabotage
self-sacrifice
self-sacrifices
self-sacrificing
self-same

Literary usage of Self-respecting

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1. The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling by Rudyard Kipling (1899)
"The month of garrison duty in the Fort was nearly at an end, and B Company were quite fit for a self-respecting regiment to drill with. ..."

2. China Awakened by Min-ch'ien Tuk Zung Tyau (1922)
"CHAPTER XV self-respecting INTERNATIONAL ATTITUDE IN the light of the stirring events of recent years our task in discussing the Republic's new ..."

3. China Awakened by Min-ch'ien Tuk Zung Tyau (1922)
"CHAPTER XV self-respecting INTERNATIONAL ATTITUDE IN the light of the stirring events of recent years our task in discussing the Republic's new ..."

4. Literary News by L. Pylodet, Augusta Harriet (Garrigue) Leypoldt (1901)
"The country maiden, the secret marriage, the lost the Yankee village maid, well educated, well poised, self-respecting and proud in her poverty, ..."

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