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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - As claimed by and for one's own person often without justification.

Usage examples (34)
  • The self-styled `doctor' has no degree of any kind
  • But Crummer was a self-styled business double agent.
  • A self-styled man of principle, Lake is offended by charges of dishonesty.
  • Mexico's self-styled disobedient son may have his hands full with a genuine rebel. for more
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