self-fulfillment

[self-foo l-fil-muh nt, self-]
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noun

the act or fact of fulfilling one's ambitions, desires, etc., through one's own efforts.

Also especially British, self-ful·fil·ment.

Origin of self-fulfillment

First recorded in 1860–65
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