French translation of 'self-pity'
apitoiement m sur soi-même
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Example Sentences Including 'self-pity'
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Not once did she show a sign of bitterness or self-pity '.The Times Literary Supplement (2012)
But it isn't in her nature to wallow or feel self-pity.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But there is not a trace of bitterness or self-pity in his writing.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He gives us petulance rather than pain, self-pity rather than rage.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
My overbearing emotion has also moved on from self-pity to anger.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Their reminiscences contain no hint of self-pity or resentment about either the grinding poverty or their father's strict approach to parenting.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He has worked so hard to avoid the traps of mourning, the self-pity and rage.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
I was determined not to feel self-pity.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He was able to understand the physical danger of sinking into despair and self-pity.Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990)
Those crimes were born of anger and self-pity.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
While he saw his father less the older he became, his mother was the one who taught him not to feel self-pity.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But he should avoid self-pity at all costs.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
That wasn't the case during those early years when my bitterness and self-pity got in the way.Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'self-pity'
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'self-pity' in Other Languages
British English: self-pity NOUN
Self-pity is a feeling of unhappiness that you have about yourself and your problems, especially when this is unnecessary.
I was unable to shake off my self-pity.
Translation of self-pity from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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