self-expression

noun
self-ex·​pres·​sion | \ ˌself-ik-ˈspre-shən How to pronounce self-expression (audio) \

Definition of self-expression

: the expression of one's own personality : assertion of one's individual traits

Other Words from self-expression

self-expressive \ ˌself-​ik-​ˈspre-​siv How to pronounce self-expression (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of self-expression

1892, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-expression was in 1892

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“Self-expression.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-expression. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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self-expression

noun

English Language Learners Definition of self-expression

: the expression of your thoughts or feelings especially through artistic activities (such as painting, writing, dancing, etc.)

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