self–appointed

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adjective self–ap·point·ed \-ə-ˈpȯin-təd\

Definition of self–appointed

  1. :  appointed by oneself :  self-proclaimed

First Known Use of self–appointed

1792


SELF–APPOINTED Defined for English Language Learners

self-appointed

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Definition of self–appointed for English Language Learners

  • : thinking of yourself as having a particular position, job, responsibility, etc., without considering the opinions or wishes of other people


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