self-described

adjective

self-de·​scribed ˌself-di-ˈskrībd How to pronounce self-described (audio)
: as described by oneself : as one refers to oneself
a self-described anarchist

Word History

First Known Use

1820, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of self-described was in 1820

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Cite this Entry

“Self-described.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-described. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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