Definition of 'self-deception'
Example sentences containing 'self-deception'
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At age seventy-three, self-deception was a means of explaining away the inevitable rule of corporal decay. CORMORANT (2002)He got out of the chair, moved to the window and stood looking down at the street, a hard case of relentless self-deception. C B GREENFIELD - A LITTLE MADNESS (2002)
He had imagined that there might be a fairly emotional farewell, but the silliness of that bit of self-deception quickly became evident. THE LONGEST WAY HOME (2002)
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