self-analysis

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self-anal·​y·​sis | \ ˌself-ə-ˈna-lə-səs How to pronounce self-analysis (audio) \

Definition of self-analysis

: a systematic attempt by an individual to understand his or her own personality without the aid of another person

First Known Use of self-analysis

1821, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-analysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-analysis. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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self-analysis

noun
self-anal·​y·​sis | \ -ə-ˈnal-ə-səs How to pronounce self-analysis (audio) \
plural self-analyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce self-analysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of self-analysis

: a systematic attempt by an individual to understand his or her own personality without the aid of another person

Other Words from self-analysis

self-analytical \ -​ˌan-​ə-​ˈlit-​i-​kəl How to pronounce self-analysis (audio) \ also self-analytic \ -​ik How to pronounce self-analysis (audio) \ adjective

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