self-assessment

noun
self-as·​sess·​ment | \ ˌself-ə-ˈses-mənt How to pronounce self-assessment (audio) , -a-ˈses- \
plural self-assessments

Definition of self-assessment

: the act or process of analyzing and evaluating oneself or one's actions : assessment of oneself a questionable self-assessment a self-assessment tool/test "There are many factors in choosing a job or career and that's why self-assessment is important," she [Bernadette Walsh] says.— Peter McGuire

First Known Use of self-assessment

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-assessment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-assessment. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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self-assessment

noun

English Language Learners Definition of self-assessment

: the act or process of judging your own achievements or progress

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