- characterized by or bringing about self-fulfillment.
- happening or brought about as a result of being foretold, expected, or talked about: a self-fulfilling prophecy.
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Contemporary Examples of self-fulfilling
It was a self-fulfilling prophecy, a feedback loop of rational and irrational fears.My Therapist Dumped Me
April 4, 2014
Problem is, if enough people jump ship, that will become a self-fulfilling prophesy.The Old Person’s Guide to Tumblr
May 20, 2013
Discrimination can become a “self-fulfilling project,” he said.Liberalism And Zionism (Sort Of) Debated
April 15, 2013
Until now they have handcuffed themselves, turning the assessment of “no leverage” into a self-fulfilling prophecy.How Obama Can Get Tough With Bibi
December 5, 2012
Mohammed was concerned that rumors and reports of sectarian killings would become a self-fulfilling prophecy.Syrian Army Looks Poised to Attack Homs
December 14, 2011
- (of an opinion or prediction) borne out because it is expected to be true or to happena self-fulfilling prophecy