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self-supporting

adjective

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able to take care of oneself or itself without outside help
  • she had to take a higher-paying job in order to be self-supporting

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The first known use of self-supporting was in 1632

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“Self-supporting.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-supporting. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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