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self-discovery Syllabification: self-dis·cov·er·y
Pronunciation: /ˈˌself dəˈskəv(ə)rē/

Definition of self-discovery in English:


The process of acquiring insight into one’s own character.
Example sentences
  • Race and locale are less important than the fact that the young characters are in the process of self-discovery.
  • It is part of the process of self-discovery, of the very complicated moral problems Germany has with itself.
  • It is therefore an act of self-transformation, in a continuous process of evolution and self-discovery.
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