self-evident

adjective self-ev·i·dent \ ˌself-ˈe-və-dənt , -ˌdent \

Definition of self-evident

: evident without proof or reasoning

self-evidently

adverb

First Known Use of self-evident

1671

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SELF-EVIDENT Defined for English Language Learners

self-evident

Definition of self-evident for English Language Learners

  • : clearly true and requiring no proof or explanation


SELF-EVIDENT Defined for Kids

self-evident

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

Definition of self-evident for Students

: clearly true and requiring no proof
  • self-evident truths


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