What is self-distrust?

What is self-distrust? Here are some definitions.

  1. Distrust of, or lack of confidence in, oneself or in one's own powers.
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But here he felt himself guilty of a self-distrust that was unworthy of him.
There is no trust without, complementary to it, self-distrust.
There are no evidences of self-loathing, or even of self-distrust.
The saddest part of self-distrust is that it breeds suspicion.
For, what he thinks is in his heart may be exaggerated by self-flattery, or darkened by morbid self-distrust.
Certainly, the new commander was not troubled with Burnside's self-distrust.

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