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Definition 1: the act of denying yourself; controlling your impulses - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for self-discipline in the sense of this definition

(self-discipline is a kind of ...) the activity of managing or exerting control over something

"the control of the mob by the police was admirable"

(... is a kind of self-discipline ) act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite

(... is a kind of self-discipline ) rigorous self-denial and active self-restraint

(... is a kind of self-discipline ) (Christianity) the act of mortifying the lusts of the flesh by self-denial and privation (especially by bodily pain or discomfort inflicted on yourself)

Definition 2: the trait of practicing self discipline - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for self-discipline in the sense of this definition

(self-discipline is a kind of ...) the trait of being well behaved

"he insisted on discipline among the troops"

(... is a kind of self-discipline ) the trait of great self-denial (especially refraining from worldly pleasures)

(... is a kind of self-discipline ) the trait of abstaining (especially from alcohol)

(... is a kind of self-discipline ) the exercise of self constraint in sexual matters

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