Then came the self-evolved answer, “Why, I have been asleep!”
The self-evolved feelings and impulses of a black-eyed nymph like Gnulemah were not likely to be orthodox.
Also his self-evolved translation of the duties of friendship is the last word on that subject.
Once it was said that they were moved by spirits, then by vortexes, now by self-evolved forces.
The universe is not self-existent, nor self-evolved, neither has it any inherent power of self-perpetuation.
For he (Raven gave him that credit) honestly believed in his self-evolved God.
1640s, "to unfold, open out, expand," from Latin evolvere "to unroll," especially of books; figuratively "to make clear, disclose; to produce, develop," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + volvere "to roll" (see volvox). Meaning "to develop by natural processes to a higher state" is from 1832. Related: Evolved; evolving.