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Definition of "self-consciously" [self-consciously]

  • In a self-conscious manner (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "self-consciously" in a sentence
  • "He stole a glance at Kirk, then looked away again when he found the boy’s expression self-consciously blank and unreadable."
  • "“I already did,” he says, chuckling self-consciously, which makes the whole group erupt in laughter, finally breaking the ice."
  • "She passes out colored markers and paper, and each girl marks her paper gingerly, glancing around the room self-consciously."