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self-questioning

[ self-kwes-chuh-ning, self- ]
/ ˌsɛlfˈkwɛs tʃə nɪŋ, ˈsɛlf- /
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noun
review or scrutiny of one's own motives or behavior.
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Origin of self-questioning

First recorded in 1860–65
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British Dictionary definitions for self-questioning

self-questioning

adjective
doubting or questioning oneself or one's abilities
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