What is another word for self-justification?

7 synonyms found


[ sˈɛlfd͡ʒˌʌstɪfɪkˈe͡ɪʃən], [ sˈɛlfd‍ʒˌʌstɪfɪkˈe‍ɪʃən], [ s_ˈɛ_l_f_dʒ_ˌʌ_s_t_ɪ_f_ɪ_k_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]

Synonyms for Self-justification:

How to use "Self-justification" in context?

What is self-justification?

Self-justification is the process of justifying or providing a reason for your own actions or beliefs.

Why do we need to self-justify?

One reason we may need to self-justify is to protect ourselves from feeling guilty or ashamed. We may feel like we did something wrong, or we may think we deserve something good, but we may not want to accept these feelings. We may instead try to justify our behavior or belief, or find reasons why we deserve what we want.

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