Examples from the Web for autodidact
She was also an autodidact, an illegitimate girl from the provinces whose intelligence became the stuff of legend.Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun|Katie Baker|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Since Carruth is a one-man band and autodidact, he learned how to create the special effects for the creature himself.‘Upstream Color,’ Shane Carruth’s Sci-Fi Drama, Is the Year’s Craziest Film (So Far)|Marlow Stern|April 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for autodidact
Word Origin for autodidact
Word Origin and History for autodidact
1746, from Greek autodidaktos "self-taught" (see autodidactic).