1. proclaimed or described by oneself: the self-proclaimed leader

Words Nearby self-proclaimed

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How to use self-proclaimed in a sentence

  • Too many of Superior's self-proclaimed saviors had been caught with their motives showing.

  • Holding a cane in her hand, she stood self-proclaimed as my small friend's mother.

    The Two Destinies | Wilkie Collins
  • Revolt against all convention was in fact his self-proclaimed mission.

  • When this self-proclaimed adventurer was really aroused he dropped the rough argot of the plains.

    The Bartlett Mystery | Louis Tracy
  • The ring in which these people whirl about was full of deluded men, on the day of our visit, self-proclaimed disciples.

    Due West | Maturin Murray Ballou