self-constituted

adjective
self-con·​sti·​tut·​ed | \ ˌself-ˈkän(t)-stə-ˌt(y)ü-təd How to pronounce self-constituted (audio) \

Definition of self-constituted

: constituted or appointed by oneself to something (such as a function or position) a self-constituted leader But the old gentleman, his self-constituted companion, did not allow him to recede from the invitation …— Sir Walter Scott

First Known Use of self-constituted

1657, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-constituted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-constituted. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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