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selfie Line breaks: selfie
Pronunciation: /ˈsɛlfi/
(also selfy)

Definition of selfie in English:

noun (plural selfies)

A photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and shared via social media: occasional selfies are acceptable, but posting a new picture of yourself every day isn’t necessary
More example sentences
  • She then tweeted a "selfie" that shows her clearly wearing make-up.
  • This is all well and good in the privacy of one's home, but when he decided to take a selfie on stage at Madison Square Garden last night, things got a little out of hand.
  • You can always take a 'selfie' with the wall of famous faces who have stayed at the hotel.


Early 21st century: from self + -ie.

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