self-worship

[ wur-ship ]SEE DEFINITION OF self-worship

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It endangered the absoluteness of her self-belief and self-worship.

Thus, this view leads to humanity-worship or rather to self-worship.

This free agency is nothing more than the self-worship of the poor slave.

She tore herself away from her self-worship and quickly began to dress.

But self-worship and the craving for aggrandizement are in reality very uninspiring emotions.

In his own house, this old man was given up to self-worship, without a shadow of concealment.

But "egotism, in the sense of 'self-worship,' is preferable to egoism, since egoism also designates a system of philosophy."

I was got upon a precipice, but knew it not—that of self-worship and conceit—the worst creature-idolatry.

I suppose Tartuffe had persuaded himself into self-worship, into the conviction that everything he said and did must be right.

He lived in an atmosphere of self-worship, and was enchanted with every bar of his own music.

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