adjective Date: circa 1670 determined by oneself

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  • self-determined — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : determined by oneself or itself * * * selfˈ deterˈmined and selfˈ deterˈmining adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑self …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-determined — Synonyms and related words: arbitrary, autarchic, autarkic, autonomous, discretional, discretionary, elective, free, free will, free spirited, freewheeling, gratuitous, independent, individualistic, inner directed, neutral, nonaligned,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • self-determined — See self determination. * * * …   Universalium

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  • self-determined being — index character (an individual) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Self-determination theory — (SDT) is a general theory of human motivation concerned with the development and functioning of personality within social contexts. The theory focuses on the degree to which human behaviors are volitional or self determined that is, the degree to …   Wikipedia

  • self-determination — self determined, adj. self determining, adj. /self di terr meuh nay sheuhn, self /, n. 1. determination by oneself or itself, without outside influence. 2. freedom to live as one chooses, or to act or decide without consulting another or others.… …   Universalium

  • self-determination — [self′di tʉr΄mə nā′shən] n. 1. the act or power of making up one s own mind about what to think or do, without outside influence or compulsion 2. the right of a people to decide upon its own political status or form of government, without outside …   English World dictionary

  • self-reliant — Synonyms and related words: arrogant, assured, autarchic, autarkic, autonomous, cocksure, confident, convinced, decided, determined, erect, free spirited, freewheeling, house proud, hubristic, independent, individualistic, inner directed, neutral …   Moby Thesaurus

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