self-instruction

noun
self-in·​struc·​tion | \ ˌself-in-ˈstrək-shən How to pronounce self-instruction (audio) \

Definition of self-instruction

: the act or process of teaching oneself : instruction of oneself After a year and a half of self-instruction, he began taking lessons from local artists.— Unsie Zuege … learn about other free online services, including … tutorials for self-instruction … and more.Wicked Local Kingston (Massachusetts)

Other Words from self-instruction

self-instructional \ ˌself-​in-​ˈstrək-​shnəl How to pronounce self-instruction (audio) , -​shə-​nᵊl \ adjective
self-instructional software

First Known Use of self-instruction

1683, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-instruction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-instruction. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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