self-ques·​tion ˌself-ˈkwes-chən How to pronounce self-question (audio)
: a question asked of oneself by oneself

Word History

First Known Use

1917, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of self-question was in 1917

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Cite this Entry

“Self-question.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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