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Meaning of SELF-CONTROL

Pronunciation:  self kun'trowl, s'elfkuntr'owl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of denying yourself; controlling your impulses
  2. [n]  control of one's behavior
 

SELF-CONTROL is a 12 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: self-command, self-denial, self-discipline, self-will, willpower
 
 See Also: abstinence, control, firmness, mortification, nerves, presence of mind, resoluteness, resolution, resolve

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Self`-con*trol"\, n.
Control of one's self; restraint exercised over one's self;
self-command.

 

 

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