Translation of self-regard in Spanish:

self-regard

consideración por sí mismo, n.

Pronunciation: ///ˈˌsɛlf rəˈɡɑrd/

noun

  • 1

    (self-respect)
    consideración por sí mismo feminine
    • Teens who experienced their parents as insensitive and unavailable are at increased likelihood of depressed mood, poor self-regard, and aggression and hostility toward others.
    • A self-confessed hero-worshipper, he adroitly patched into a network of national self-regard and milked it for all it was worth.
    • He may be absolutely mild-mannered (even meek and wimpish) in most respects, but no original thinker or doer gets anywhere in any field without aggression and stupendously high self-regard.
    • For some, he is a hero, all the more admirable in his magisterial self-regard.
    • Keeping foreigners in cultural ghettos is thus a necessity for him, if he is to preserve his self-regard.
    • His constant self-regard often led him to be less than fully aware of his fellow human beings.
  • 2derogatory

    (vanity)
    engreimiento masculine
    • The position reeks of myopia, self-regard and opportunism.
    • Her memoir bubbles with self-regard, and her ego may have caused her to misunderstand some events in her life.
    • Now a roster of full-time co-presenters serves to dilute his self-regard.
    • What is harder to change are institutional smugness and self-regard.
    • They sat there, their laughter tinkling with self-regard, sublimely confident that everyone was looking at them and wanted to be them.
    • The greatest obstacle to our progress in love is our own self-love, our own ego and our self-regard.
    • We need a disposal service for our collective neuroses, something to clear away the rubbish of our self-regard and pomposity.
    • The same self-regard is said to entice people to choose life partners who look and think like themselves.
    • That applying to kindergarten should become such a cutthroat business is doubtless an only-in-New-York phenomenon, intertwined with New Yorkers' considerable self-regard.