Self-sacrifice is giving up something you want or something you desire for the greater good or to help others.
The act of offering the life of a person or animal, or some object, in propitiation of or homage to a deity
The principles and practices of an ascetic; extreme self-denial and austerity.
Something suffered; pain, distress, or injury
Great pain or anguish, physical or mental; suffering; agony
Habitual moderation in regard to the indulgence of the natural appetites and passions; restrained or moderate indulgence; moderation; as, temperance in eating and drinking; temperance in the indulgence of joy or mirth; specifically, moderation, and sometimes abstinence, in respect to using intoxicating liquors.
Extreme suffering of any kind.
A giving up of rights, etc.; self-denial; renunciation
The act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite or desire, especially for alcoholic drink or sexual intercourse.
A person who renounces material comforts and leads a life of austere self-discipline, especially as an act of religious devotion.
Self abnegation is a person putting their needs and wants aside for the sake of others.
(Law) The opposing by a defendant of a claim or charge against him or her
Self control is defined as the ability to manage your actions, feelings and emotions.
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