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1. self-gratification

noun. the act of satisfying your own desires and giving yourself pleasure.

Synonyms

  • gratification

Antonyms

  • bibliotics
  • technology

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Rhymes with Self Gratification

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

2. self-gratification

noun. indiscipline with regard to sensuous pleasures.

Synonyms

  • incontinence
  • rakishness
  • dissoluteness
  • undiscipline

Antonyms

  • frontier
  • graphology
  • humanities
  • knowledge base

3. 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)

4. 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)

5. self-sustaining

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

Synonyms

  • independent
  • self-sufficient

Antonyms

  • joint
  • unfree
  • nonworker

6. 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)

7. gratification

noun. ['ˌgrætəfəˈkeɪʃən'] state of being gratified or satisfied.

Synonyms

  • comfort
  • spirit
  • quality of life
  • satisfaction

Antonyms

  • ugly
  • emptiness
  • dissatisfaction
  • discontentment

Etymology

  • gratification (Latin)
  • gratificare (Latin)

8. gratification

noun. ['ˌgrætəfəˈkeɪʃən'] the act or an instance of satisfying.

Synonyms

  • indulging
  • indulgence
  • pleasing
  • satiation
  • self-gratification
  • humoring
  • satisfaction
  • pampering

Antonyms

  • discipline
  • displeasing
  • unattractive
  • unpleasant

Etymology

  • gratification (Latin)
  • gratificare (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))

Sentences with self-gratification


1. Noun Phrase
The ability to relate to patients on a deeper level increases compassionate feelings and gives nurses who practice their profession in this manner self gratification for provided emotional support.

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