self–proclaimed

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adjective self–pro·claimed \-prō-ˈklāmd, -prə-\

Definition of self–proclaimed

  1. :  based on one's own assertion <a self–proclaimed genius>

1835

First Known Use of self–proclaimed

1835


SELF–PROCLAIMED Defined for English Language Learners

self–proclaimed

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adjective self–pro·claimed \-prō-ˈklāmd, -prə-\

Definition of self–proclaimed for English Language Learners

  • : giving yourself a particular name, title, etc., usually without any reason or proof that would cause other people to agree with you


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