self-portrait

noun
self-por·​trait | \ ˌself-ˈpȯr-trət How to pronounce self-portrait (audio) , -ˌtrāt \

Definition of self-portrait

: a portrait of oneself done by oneself

First Known Use of self-portrait

1822, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-portrait.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-portrait. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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self-portrait

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How to pronounce self-portrait (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of self-portrait

: a painting or drawing of yourself that is done by yourself

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