In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(self-respect)consideración por sí mismo feminine
- His constant self-regard often led him to be less than fully aware of his fellow human beings.
- Keeping foreigners in cultural ghettos is thus a necessity for him, if he is to preserve his self-regard.
- For some, he is a hero, all the more admirable in his magisterial self-regard.
- 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.
- A self-confessed hero-worshipper, he adroitly patched into a network of national self-regard and milked it for all it was worth.
- 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.
- The greatest obstacle to our progress in love is our own self-love, our own ego and our self-regard.
- Now a roster of full-time co-presenters serves to dilute his 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 position reeks of myopia, self-regard and opportunism.
- 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.
- Her memoir bubbles with self-regard, and her ego may have caused her to misunderstand some events in her life.
- 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.
- What is harder to change are institutional smugness and self-regard.
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