adjective see self-support

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  • self-supported — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : supported by oneself or itself * * * self supportˈed adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑self …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-supported — See self support. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-sufficient — [adj] able to take care of oneself arrogant, closed, competent, conceited, confident, doing one’s own thing*, efficient, egotistic, haughty, independent, individual, on one’s own, out for number one*, self confident, self dependent, self… …   New thesaurus

  • self-support — self supported, adj. self supportedness, n. self supporting, adj. self supportingly, adv. /self seuh pawrt , pohrt , self /, n. the supporting or maintaining of oneself or itself without reliance on outside aid. [1760 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • self-support — /sɛlf səˈpɔt/ (say self suh pawt) noun the act or fact of supporting or maintaining oneself unaided. –self supported, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • self-support — noun Date: 1774 independent support of oneself or itself • self supported adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • self-supporting — See self supported. * * * …   Universalium

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