self-addressed

adjective

self-ad·​dressed ˌself-ə-ˈdrest How to pronounce self-addressed (audio)
-ˈa-ˌdrest
: addressed for return to the sender
a self-addressed envelope

Word History

First Known Use

1904, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of self-addressed was in 1904

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“Self-addressed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-addressed. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

self-addressed

adjective

self-ad·​dressed
ˌsel-fə-ˈdrest,
ˈsel-ˈfad-ˌrest
: addressed for return to the sender
self-addressed envelope

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