Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “self-worth”

self-worth

noun [U] uk   /ˌselfˈwɜːθ/ us    /-ˈwɝːθ/
the value you give to your life and achievements: Many people derive their self-worth from their work.Confidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
(Definition of self-worth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of self-worth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Translations of “self-worth”

Word of the Day

aptitude

a natural ability or skill

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More