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self-de•ni•al



Pronunciation: (self'di-nī'ul, self"-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/self-denial.html on line 77 [key]
n.
1. the sacrifice of one's own desires; unselfishness.
2. an act or instance of restraining or curbing one's desires: To reduce, one has to practice self-denial at the dinner table.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/self-denial.html on line 120 self-denial (Thesaurus)

 

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