adjective \ˌswä-dē-ˈzäⁿ\

Definition of SOI-DISANT

:  self-proclaimed, so-called <threw the soi–disant epic novel aside in disgust>

Origin of SOI-DISANT

French, literally, saying oneself
First Known Use: 1752


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