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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A misconception that is favorable to the person who holds it.

Usage examples (33)
  • But Andromache had never been swayed by self-deceit.
  • "Are self-deceit, and lies and hypocrisy, so noble?"
  • Its a form of self-deceit that is as old as mankind.
  • Their poor shifts at self-deceit are painfully familiar to us. for more
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