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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner in which one is excessively aware of one's own person, actions, or thoughts.

Usage examples (38)
  • The little girl self-consciously recited the poem
  • But the cut was self-consciously close to the body.
  • The tall man rose, bowed his head self-consciously.
  • They jerked apart and upright very self-consciously. for more
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