Translation of "self-esteem" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌself.ɪˈstiːm/ us

A belief and confidence in your own ability and value

The compliments she received after the presentation boosted her self-esteem.
She suffers from low self-esteem and it prevents her from pursuing her goals.

(Translation of “self-esteem” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /selfiˈstiːm/

a person’s respect for himself

amor propio
My self-esteem suffered when I failed the exam.

(Translation of “self-esteem” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)