Synonyms

1. self-criticism

noun. criticism of yourself.

Synonyms

  • criticism

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2. self-satisfaction

noun. the feeling you have when you are satisfied with yourself.

Synonyms

  • self-complacency
  • complacency
  • smugness
  • satisfaction

Antonyms

  • discontentment
  • nonpayment
  • letdown
  • boredom

Etymology

  • satisfaction (English)
  • satisfactio (Latin)
  • self- (English)

3. self-sustaining

adjective. able to provide for your own needs without help from others.

Synonyms

  • independent
  • self-sufficient

Antonyms

  • joint
  • unfree
  • nonworker

4. self-confidence

noun. ['ˌsɛlfˈkɑːnfədəns'] freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities.

Synonyms

  • assurance
  • authority
  • uncertain
  • sure
  • self-assurance
  • unsure
  • certainty
  • incertain
  • sureness
  • confidence

Antonyms

  • uncertain
  • sure
  • unsure
  • uncertainty

Etymology

  • confidence (English)
  • confidentia (Latin)
  • self- (English)

5. self-determination

noun. ['ˈsɛlfdɪˌtɝːməˈneɪʃən'] government of a political unit by its own people.

Synonyms

  • self-rule
  • local option
  • home rule
  • liberty
  • self-government
  • autonomy

Etymology

  • determination (English)
  • self- (English)

6. criticism

noun. ['ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm'] disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings.

Synonyms

  • rebuke
  • faultfinding
  • brickbat
  • stricture
  • potshot
  • flak
  • reproof
  • attack
  • reproval
  • thrust
  • static
  • unfavorable judgment
  • carping
  • blast
  • disapproval
  • flack
  • slating
  • reprimand
  • reprehension

Antonyms

  • pull
  • stand still
  • moving
  • changeable

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • critic (English)
  • criticus (Latin)

7. criticism

noun. ['ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm'] a serious examination and judgment of something.

Synonyms

  • examen
  • critique
  • critical appraisal
  • knock
  • critical analysis
  • self-criticism

Antonyms

  • hire
  • praise
  • uncritical
  • nonjudgmental

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • critic (English)
  • criticus (Latin)

8. criticism

noun. ['ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm'] a written evaluation of a work of literature.

Synonyms

  • new criticism
  • explication de texte
  • writing
  • piece of writing
  • critique
  • critical review
  • review
  • review article
  • written material
  • analysis
  • textual criticism

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • end
  • finish
  • evolution

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • critic (English)
  • criticus (Latin)

9. self

noun. ['ˈsɛlf'] your consciousness of your own identity.

Synonyms

  • anima
  • ego

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder

Etymology

  • self (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. self

noun. ['ˈsɛlf'] a person considered as a unique individual.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • number one
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker

Etymology

  • self (Middle English (1100-1500))
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