self-made

adjective \ ˌself-ˈmād \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of self-made

:made such by one's own actions; especially :having achieved success or prominence by one's own efforts
  • a self-made man

First Known Use of self-made

1615


SELF-MADE Defined for English Language Learners

self-made

adjective

Definition of self-made for English Language Learners

  • : made rich and successful by your own efforts



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