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  1. self, egonoun

    your consciousness of your own identity

    self-importance, egotism, ego

  2. selfadjective

    a person considered as a unique individual

    "one's own self"


  3. selfadjective

    (used as a combining form) relating to--of or by or to or from or for--the self

    "self-knowledge"; "self-proclaimed"; "self-induced"

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  1. selfnoun

    ego, person, individual

    Associated words:
    egoism, egoist, egoistic, egotism, egotist, egotistical

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  1. Assistant District Attorney Thomas Binger:

    That is what provokes this entire incident, when the defendant provokes this incident, he loses the right to self-defense. You can not claim self-defense against a danger you create.

  2. Wyatt Cooper:

    If you were around in early 1980s it was pretty hard to miss the jeans she helped create but that was her public face - the one she learned to hide behind as a child, her private self, her real self - that was more fascinating and more lovely than anything she showed the public.

  3. Richard Gold:

    Mr. Redstone seemed his usual self, and joked with me.

  4. Nisha Verma:

    Misinformation can be harmful because it may lead people to try to end their pregnancies in an unsafe way, potentially exposing them to serious bodily harm. While people can self-manage their abortions in a safe way, spreading misinformation about unsafe methods of abortion is incredibly dangerous.

  5. Alexis karpouzos:

    Look, for once the face of the earth, look, one life in every seed self sacrificed for us, look the sun, shines in us, look the river, flow through us, look the flowers, bloom in our bodies, every fiber and cell of the substances of our bodies vibrating from the birds songs

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