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self-esteem

 [self es-tēm´]
respect for or pride about oneself; see also self-esteem enhancement.
chronic low s.-e. a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as a longstanding negative self-evaluation or feeling about one's own self or self-capabilities.
risk for situational low s.-e. a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as being at risk for developing a negative perception of self-worth (situational low self-esteem).
situational low s.-e. a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as a negative perception of self-worth in response to a current situation (specify).

self-esteem

(sĕlf′ĭ-stēm′)
n.
Pride in oneself; self-respect.

self-esteem

Self-worth Psychology The internalized sense of one's own worth
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Mac Zoom Lash Mascara in High Esteem | pounds 13.50 Part of a limited edition range of coloured mascara, this silver/grey shade looks pretty much black on the lashes.
the Amir's accession"."We always wish peace, prosperity and progress for Kuwait and happiness for the people of Kuwait and we always hold the leadership of Kuwait in high esteem", said Mr.
I HAVE always held the standard of your reporting in high esteem and was disappointed therefore to see the short, sniping article about, of all things, how much Mike Ashley spent on dinner ("Ashley lavish meal cost pounds 23k", The Journal, November 22) with his friends.
Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Abdul Salam Abbadi said as Muslims mark this anniversary, they should learn lessons from his history and abide by the teachings of Islam, which holds human dignity in high esteem.
In his cable, the President of Mexico expressed his high esteem for His Majesty the Sultan and pointed out to the importance of existing friendship relations between the Sultanate and Mexico and the importance of developing them to serve the interests and welfare of the two friendly peoples.
This undermines the freedom of worship, which is held in high esteem in that country, Khoury added.
During those dark days the incumbent Pastor at the Norwegian Seamen''s Church was "Alf van der Hagen" who counselled all of these men and is held in high esteem to this day.
"This government branch has a unique ability to influence public opinion because it is held in such high esteem as compared to other government institutions" since it is perceived to be "apolitical and above politics,"
Surely the new president will need to reverse the course the nation has followed for the past eight years if we wish to be held in high esteem internationally and regain the prestige we have lost.
To see so many people travel from all over the UK and Eire shows the high esteem, love and respect felt for a man who has devoted his working life to the dogs.
Makuakane's San Francisco-based company, Na Lei Huku I Ka Wekiu (translation: "the many feathered wreaths at the summit, held in high esteem"), dispenses joy through its elaborate costumes, its shameless use of pop music, the softly molded intricacy of its ensemble movement, and its disarming good cheer.
'Gren touched a lot of people's lives and was held in high esteem.

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