Synonyms for self-control

Synonyms for (noun) self-control

Synonyms: self-control, self-denial, self-discipline

Definition: the act of denying yourself; controlling your impulses

Similar words: control

Definition: the activity of managing or exerting control over something

Usage: the control of the mob by the police was admirable

Synonyms: possession, will power, willpower, self-command, self-control, self-possession, self-will

Definition: the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior

Similar words: resoluteness, resolution, resolve, firmness, firmness of purpose

Definition: the trait of being resolute

Usage: his resoluteness carried him through the battle; it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work

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