1. silver certificate formerly a bank note issued by the United States Treasury and redeemable in silver
  2. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  3. stock certificate a certificate documenting the shareholder's ownership in the corporation
  4. birth certificate a copy of the official document giving details of a person's birth
  5. self-assertiveness aggressive self-assurance; given to making bold assertions
  6. self-mortification voluntary self-punishment to atone for some wrongdoing
  7. certificate a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
  8. Silver State a state in the southwestern United States
  9. bond certificate a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal
  10. self-gratification the act of satisfying your own desires and giving yourself pleasure
  11. teacher's certificate a certificate saying that the holder is qualified to teach in the public schools
  12. certificated furnished with or authorized by a certificate: "certificated teachers"
  13. self-justification a defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc.
  14. advocate a person who pleads for a person, cause, or idea
  15. silversides small fishes having a silver stripe along each side
  16. silver-tongued expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively
  17. silver quandong tree Australian tree having hard white timber and glossy green leaves with white flowers followed by one-seeded glossy blue fruit
  18. silver nitrate a nitrate used in making photographic emulsions
  19. teaching certificate a certificate saying that the holder is qualified to teach in the public schools
  20. self-assertive offensively self-assertive