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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior.

Usage examples (33)
  • No, he told himself, holding onto his self-control.
  • It was indeed hard to keep his patience and self-control.
  • He did not think his wife capable of so much self-control.
  • Marian struggled for self-control, then began in a shaking voice. for more
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