[ self-i-nish-ee-ey-tid, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf ɪˈnɪʃ iˌeɪ tɪd, ˌsɛlf- /
initiated or begun by oneself.
FOR LEXICAL ALIMENTATION, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Nourish your vocabulary with a refresher on the words from the week of September 14–20, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “blatherskite” mean?
Words nearby self-initiated
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
Example sentences from the Web for self-initiated
The gregarious pair met while studying at Kingston University in England; they self-initiated the project while still students.The A-Z Dictionary of Google Images—For the Moment|Sarah Moroz|February 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A piece of stone, for instance, though illuminated and hence visible, is not endowed with self-initiated movement.The Development of Metaphysics in Persia|Muhammad Iqbal