self-questioning

noun
self-ques·tion·ing | \ˌself-ˈkwes-chə-niŋ, -ˈkwesh-\

Definition of self-questioning 

: examination of one's own actions and motives

First Known Use of self-questioning

1621, in the meaning defined above

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