self-consciousness[ self-kon-shuh s, self- ]SEE DEFINITION OF self-consciousness
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS
John had a sensation of self-consciousness when he heard the word "wife."
In fact, in his self-consciousness, Hamish a little overdid it.
He backed away, stiff-legged with self-consciousness, and tried to go around her.
He had the finest absence of self-consciousness that I ever saw.
Vere was almost as divinely free from self-consciousness as her father had been.
"Oh, but I have," Janet insisted, forgetting her self-consciousness for the moment.
He discussed the most intimate matters with a complete lack of self-consciousness.
There was not a sign of self-consciousness or embarrassment in her face or manner.
All this was said in a tone of soliloquy, without a trace of self-consciousness.
Girl gets into her teens, and her self-consciousness is born.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS
- awkward situation
- boo boo
- egg on face
- faux pas
- hot seat
- hot water