Definition of "self-worth" [self-worth]

  • Self-esteem; self-respect. (noun)

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Use "self-worth" in a sentence
  • "I like the term self-worth best because I think it says something the other terms don’t."
  • "He is going to see you as a woman who knows her own self-worth, which is very attractive to the opposite sex."
  • "No doubt we both had problems in the area of what popular psychologists call self-worth."