self-esteem
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self-esteem
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (opinion of oneself)
a. el amor propio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Losing the game was a blow to his self-esteem.Perder el partido hirió su amor propio.
b. la autoestima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Daily exercise will boost your confidence and self-esteem.El ejercicio diario te dará más confianza en ti mismo y subirá tu autoestima.
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self-esteem
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to have high/low self-esteemtener mucho/poco amor propio, tener mucha/poca autoestima
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self-esteem [ˌselfɪsˈtiːm]
noun
amor (m) propio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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