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How to use perfectionism in a sentence

Just like that, I started the steady slide into a vortex of self-denial, compulsiveness, and perfectionism while withering into a wisp of my former self, both physically and emotionally.
HOW NATURE HELPED ME RECOVER FROM AN EATING DISORDERKATE SIBERMARCH 25, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
There are other factors ready to sabotage good intentions, too, such as perfectionism and a dissonance between words and actions, Pychyl said.
MY NEST IS EMPTY, BUT THE STUFF REMAINS. WHY IS DECLUTTERING SO EMOTIONALLY FRAUGHT?BONNIE MILLER RUBINMARCH 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Studies find that self-criticism and perfectionism provide strong fuel for depression.
HOW TO KEEP YOUR SADNESS FROM TURNING INTO DEPRESSIONJELENA KECMANOVICNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It passes over, in the insane pride of human perfectionism, the great fact that man is also a naturally depraved creature.
A DEFENCE OF VIRGINIAROBERT L. DABNEY
Their principles are perfectionism, communism and free love.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, OCTOBER, 1877, VOL. XX. NO. 118VARIOUS
Perfectionism, the doctrine that moral perfection is by divine grace attainable in the present life.
THE NUTTALL ENCYCLOPAEDIAEDITED BY REV. JAMES WOOD
Perfectionism, no less than isolationism or imperialism or power politics, may obstruct the paths to international peace.
STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESSES OF FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELTFRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
This is the application of perfectionism to politics, which was originally a religious notion.
ABOLITION A SEDITIONGEO. W. DONOHUE
When he happens to be guilty of a fault, he is in a state of lapse; at other times in a state of perfectionism.
ABOLITION A SEDITIONGEO. W. DONOHUE
We know it is a doctrine of perfectionism, but it is not a practicable doctrine, in our opinion.
ABOLITION A SEDITIONGEO. W. DONOHUE

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