Etymology
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self-love (n.)

"the instinct or virtue which directs a person's actions to the promotion of his own welfare," 1560s; see self- + love (n.). In early use especially "love of oneself, particularity to oneself."

updated on April 19, 2022

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Definitions of self-love from WordNet

self-love (n.)
feelings of excessive pride;
Synonyms: amour propre / conceit / vanity
self-love (n.)
an exceptional interest in and admiration for yourself;
self-love that shut out everyone else
Synonyms: narcism / narcissism
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