self-discovery

noun
self-dis·​cov·​ery | \ ˌself-di-ˈskə-v(ə-)rē How to pronounce self-discovery (audio) \

Definition of self-discovery

: the act or process of achieving self-knowledge

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1642, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-discovery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-discovery. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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self-discovery

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English Language Learners Definition of self-discovery

: the act or process of gaining knowledge or understanding of your abilities, character, and feelings

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