verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for self-proclaiming
There is no need to offend by importunate, self-proclaiming splendor.The Seven Lamps of Architecture|John Ruskin
British Dictionary definitions for self-proclaiming
Word Origin for proclaim
Word Origin and History for self-proclaiming
late 14c., proclamen, from Latin proclamare "cry or call out," from pro- "forth" (see pro-) + clamare "to cry out" (see claim (v.)). Spelling altered by influence of claim. Related: Proclaimed; proclaiming; proclaimer.