Origin of professed
Examples from the Web for self-professed
Contemporary Examples of self-professed
Watch the self-professed “Captain Happy Pants” do his best sound effects.Glenn Beck’s Most Outrageous Moments
The Daily Beast Video
June 30, 2011
How much—and to whom—are these self-professed public servants giving?The Stingiest Politicians
The Daily Beast
April 16, 2010
Having former L.A. Laker (and self-professed 38-year-old virgin) A.C. Green in to speak will set you back $5,000 to $10,000.God vs. The Saints
February 6, 2010
Benjamin Sarlin talks to the self-professed "pioneer" of the current progressive rage.The Man Cheering Obama's Health-Care Woes
December 18, 2009
Still, Lauer, a self-professed “lifelong bacon enthusiast,” started off decently enough.'Bacon Tastes Good, Get Over It'
May 15, 2009
"openly declared," 1560s, past participle adjective from profess. Earlier in a more specific sense of "having taken vows of a religious order" (late 14c.). Related: Professedly.