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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dignity, self-respect, self-regard, self-worth(noun)

    the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect

    "it was beneath his dignity to cheat"; "showed his true dignity when under pressure"


  1. self-respect(Noun)

    The knowledge of one's own worth, valuing one's self; pride.

    If you have no self-respect you can't respect others, because what value would you offer someone by giving the respect of one who is as lowly as you view yourself?

  2. Origin: self + respect

Webster Dictionary

  1. Self-respect(noun)

    respect for one's self; regard for one's character; laudable self-esteem

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