self-imposed

[ self-im-pohzd, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf ɪmˈpoʊzd, ˌsɛlf- /

adjective

imposed on one by oneself: a self-imposed task.

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Origin of self-imposed

First recorded in 1775–85
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self-imposed

adjective

(of a task, role, or circumstance) having been imposed on oneself by oneself
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