[ self-drahy-ving ]
/ ˈsɛlfˈdraɪ vɪŋ /


(of a machine) operating without the guidance of a human.
(of a vehicle) navigated and maneuvered by a computer without a need for human control or intervention under a range of driving situations and conditions: self-driving cars.

Nearby words

  1. self-distrust,
  2. self-doubt,
  3. self-dramatizing,
  4. self-drive,
  5. self-driven,
  6. self-educated,
  7. self-effacement,
  8. self-effacing,
  9. self-elected,
  10. self-employed

Origin of self-driving

First recorded in 1830–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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