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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having knowledge or skills acquired by one's own efforts without formal instruction or training.

Usage examples (37)
  • He was a railway porter and a self-taught musician.
  • He is still another of the sculptors who is self-taught.
  • (Soundbite of music) ROSE: Tharpe was a self-taught guitarist.
  • She has to do that, she says, because she's entirely self-taught. for more
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