self-belief meaning, self-belief definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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self-belief  

  
Self-belief is confidence in your own abilities or judgment.      n-uncount  
(=self-confidence)  
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n.
A tenacious confidence;mental toughness,self-belief,deep respect
n.
self-taken picture
[Slang];[Fam.]
adj.
cool, balanced, self-confident
e.g. a very together woman
exp.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
exp.
phrase meant to emphasize the speaker's self-assurance
syn.: you can bet on it; trust me; you can count on it; I'm telling you...
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.
n.
stereotypical belief that disconsiders in terms of intellectual and physical qualities women who stay home to look after their children
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
n.
a set of ideas, rules, or beliefs from which something is developed, or on which decisions are based
The educational framework of ISB is much different from the framework (curriculum) where I used to go to school. I do like it though.

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