self-set

adjective
\ ˌself-ˈset How to pronounce self-set (audio) \

Definition of self-set

: set or fixed by and for oneself a self-set goal

First Known Use of self-set

1593, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about self-set

Statistics for self-set

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for self-set

The first known use of self-set was in 1593

See more words from the same year

Comments on self-set

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a wrong name or inappropriate designation

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Summer 2019 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-bowl-of-peach-sorbet-with-cut-peaches-next-to-it
  • Which is a synonym of desideratum?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

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!