self-evident

adjective
self-ev·​i·​dent | \ ˌself-ˈe-və-dənt How to pronounce self-evident (audio) , -ˌdent \

Definition of self-evident

: evident without proof or reasoning

Other Words from self-evident

self-evidently adverb

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First Known Use of self-evident

1643, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-evident was in 1643

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self-evidencing

self-evident

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“Self-evident.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-evident. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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self-evident

adjective
self-ev·​i·​dent | \ ˈself-ˈe-və-dənt \

Kids Definition of self-evident

: clearly true and requiring no proof self-evident truths

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