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synonyms for self-admiration

  • arrogance
  • complacence
  • complacency
  • consequence
  • immodesty
  • narcissism
  • pomposity
  • pride
  • self-importance
  • self-love
  • self-regard
  • smugness
  • stuffiness
  • swagger
  • vainglory
  • vanity
  • amour-propre
  • outrecuidance
  • self-conceit
  • self-exaltation
  • snottiness
  • swelled head
  • vainness

antonyms for self-admiration

MOST RELEVANT
  • humility
  • modesty
  • meekness
  • self-consciousness
  • shyness
  • timidity
        • depression
        • disappointment
        • dissatisfaction
        • gloom
        • melancholy
        • misery
        • pain
        • sadness
        • sorrow
        • trouble
        • unhappiness
        • woe
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          How to use self-admiration in a sentence

          Let the thought of self pass in, and the beauty of great action is gone, like the bloom from a soiled flower.
          PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
          Now this setting up of an orderly law-abiding self seems to me to imply that there are impulses which make for order.
          CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
          At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
          THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
          But to wave this discourse of Heathens, how many self-contradicting principles are there held among Christians?
          THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
          Jean grinned and dribbled self-consciously, and showed his two little teeth to the proudest father in the world.
          THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
          These evidences of an impulse to look on correction as a quite proper thing are corroborated by stories of self-punishment.
          CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
          As guileless, though as self-reliant, gentlewomen as sequestered England could produce.
          THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
          One of the first out-goings of admiration towards form is the child's praise of "tiny" things.
          CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
          I must aspire to the agitating transports of self-devotion, in scenes of sacrifice and peril!
          THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
          Only at moments was he aware of this—a kind of higher Self, detached from shifting moods, looked on calmly and took note.
          THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
          SYNONYM OF THE DAY
          OCTOBER 26, 1985
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          WORDS RELATED TO SELF-ADMIRATION

          • amour-propre
          • arrogance
          • complacence
          • complacency
          • consequence
          • immodesty
          • narcissism
          • outrecuidance
          • pomposity
          • pride
          • self-admiration
          • self-conceit
          • self-exaltation
          • self-importance
          • self-love
          • self-regard
          • smugness
          • snottiness
          • stuffiness
          • swagger
          • swelled head
          • vainglory
          • vainness
          • vanity
          Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.