[self-ab-sawrp-shuh n, -zawrp-, self-] /ˈsɛlf æbˈsɔrp ʃən, -ˈzɔrp-, ˌsɛlf-/
preoccupation with oneself or one’s own affairs.
preoccupation with oneself to the exclusion of others or the outside world
(physics) the process in which some of the radiation emitted by a material is absorbed by the material itself
noun 1. reproach or blame of oneself. 2. abuse of one’s health. 3. masturbation. noun 1. disparagement or misuse of one’s own abilities, etc 2. a censorious term for masturbation See masturbation self-abuse n. Abuse of oneself or one’s abilities. Masturbation.
noun 1. the act of taking or receiving something offered. 2. favorable reception; approval; favor. 3. the act of assenting or believing: acceptance of a theory. 4. the fact or state of being accepted or acceptable. 5. acceptation (def 1). 6. Commerce. an engagement to pay an order, draft, or bill of exchange when it […]
noun 1. a charge of wrongdoing; imputation of guilt or blame. 2. the specific offense charged: The accusation is murder. 3. the act of accusing or state of being accused. noun 1. an allegation that a person is guilty of some fault, offence, or crime; imputation 2. a formal charge brought against a person stating […]
[ak-nol-ijd] /ækˈnɒl ɪdʒd/ adjective 1. widely recognized; generally accepted: an acknowledged authority on Chinese art.