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  • as inegotism
  • as inego trip

synonyms for self-praise

  • arrogance
  • narcissism
  • self-absorption
  • selfishness
  • boastfulness
  • bragging
  • conceit
  • egoism
  • immodesty
  • pride
  • self-aggrandizement
  • self-centeredness
  • vainglory
  • vanity
  • self-admiration
  • vainness

antonyms for self-praise

MOST RELEVANT
  • humility
  • modesty
  • shyness
  • timidity
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    How to use self-praise 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
    As such it is now presented to the public for whatever meed of praise or censure it is found to deserve.
    TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
    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
    Nations shall declare his wisdom, and the church shall shew forth his praise.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    As guileless, though as self-reliant, gentlewomen as sequestered England could produce.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    Man's enthusiasm in praise of a fellow mortal, is soon damped by the original sin of his nature—rebellious pride!
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO SELF-PRAISE

    • arrogance
    • boastfulness
    • bragging
    • conceit
    • egoism
    • immodesty
    • narcissism
    • pride
    • self-absorption
    • self-admiration
    • self-aggrandizement
    • self-centeredness
    • self-praise
    • selfishness
    • vainglory
    • vainness
    • vanity
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.