Definition of self-pity noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

self-pity

 noun
noun
 
[uncountable](often disapproving)
 
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feeling sorry for yourself, especially because of something unpleasant or unfair that has happened to you She's not someone who likes to wallow in self-pity. tears of self-pity A wave of self-pity came over him.
self-pitying
 
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adjective
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