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self-conscious (adj.)

1680s, "aware of one's action," a word of the English Enlightenment (Locke was using it by 1690), from self- + conscious. Morbid sense of "preoccupied with one's own personality" is attested from 1834 (in J.S. Mill). Related: Self-consciously; self-consciousness.

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Definitions of self-conscious from WordNet

self-conscious (adj.)
aware of yourself as an individual or of your own being and actions and thoughts; "self-conscious about their roles as guardians of the social values"- D.M.Potter;
self-conscious awareness
Synonyms: self-aware
self-conscious (adj.)
excessively and uncomfortably conscious of your appearance or behavior;
self-conscious teenagers
wondered if she could ever be untidy without feeling self-conscious about it
From wordnet.princeton.edu