- a self-contained machine
- a self-contained program of study
- a lectern with a self-contained light fixture
: not requiring help or support from anyone or anything else : complete by itself
: tending to keep thoughts and feelings private and to deal with things without help from other people
: having a kitchen and bathroom
See words that rhyme with self-contained Spanish Central: Translation of self-contained Nglish: Translation of self-contained for Spanish speakers
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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