self-report

noun
self-re·​port | \ ˌself-ri-ˈpȯrt How to pronounce self-report (audio) \

Definition of self-report

: a report about one's behavior provided especially by one who is a subject of research

Other Words from self-report

self-reported \ ˌself-​ri-​ˈpȯr-​təd How to pronounce self-reported (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of self-report

1654, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about self-report

Time Traveler for self-report

Time Traveler

The first known use of self-report was in 1654

See more words from the same year

Statistics for self-report

Cite this Entry

“Self-report.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-report. Accessed 25 January 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on self-report

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with self-report

Comments on self-report

What made you want to look up self-report? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

dull or mediocre

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Intact Latin Quiz

  • roman tablet
  • What did focus mean in Latin?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!