Share this entry
self-directing Line breaks: self-direct¦ing

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of self-directing in English:


Acting freely and independently: encouraging students to be self-directing
More example sentences
  • The fragile Enlightenment ideal of personal autonomy is that a person should be a conscious, free, self-directing individual.
  • Overall, the book can serve as a self-directing guide for both high-school students and teachers seeking to reorient themselves to the challenge of engaging in artistic activity.
  • The process of expansion was organic and self-directing.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources