noun Date: 1852 revelation of one's own thoughts, feelings, and attitudes especially without deliberate intent

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  • Self — Self, n.; pl. {Selves}. 1. The individual as the object of his own reflective consciousness; the man viewed by his own cognition as the subject of all his mental phenomena, the agent in his own activities, the subject of his own feelings, and the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • self-revealing — [self′rev′ə lə tôr΄ēself′ri vēl′iŋ] adj. revealing or expressing one s innermost thoughts, emotions, etc.: also self revelatory [self′rev′ə lə tôr΄ē] self revelation n …   English World dictionary

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