[ self-foo l-fil-muh nt, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf fʊlˈfɪl mənt, ˌsɛlf- /
the act or fact of fulfilling one's ambitions, desires, etc., through one's own efforts.
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Also especially British, self-ful·fil·ment.
Origin of self-fulfillment
First recorded in 1860–65
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To the contrary it assists the truly great man in his self-fulfilment and weeds out the mediocre man.Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning|Willard Huntington Wright
the fulfilment of one's hopes, dreams, goals, etc
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