self-satisfaction

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self- +‎ satisfaction

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self-satisfaction (uncountable)

  1. A feeling of fulfillment or contentment with respect to one's own accomplishments or situation.
    • 1905, Bram Stoker, The Man, "Fore-Glimpse":
      Without being in any way smug she was radiant with self-satisfaction and well-doing.

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