Meaning of “self-control” in the English Dictionary

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self-controlnoun [ U ]

us /ˌself·kənˈtroʊl/

control over your emotions and actions; self-restraint:

They try to teach teamwork, self-control, and how to deal with adversity.

(Definition of “self-control” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)