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A penetrating examination of one's motives, convictions, and attitudes.
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deep or critical examination of one's motives, actions, beliefs, etc
displaying the characteristics of deep or painful self-analysis
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a close and penetrating analysis of oneself, esp. in an effort to determine one's true feelings and desires.
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|Noun||1.||soul-searching - a penetrating examination of your own beliefs and motives|
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