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self-declared

  
  
Self-declared means the same as self-proclaimed.      adj   ADJ n  
...the self-declared interim president..., He is a self-declared populist.     
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n.
self-taken picture
[Slang];[Fam.]
adj.
cool, balanced, self-confident
e.g. a very together woman
exp.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
n.
A tenacious confidence;mental toughness,self-belief,deep respect
exp.
phrase meant to emphasize the speaker's self-assurance
syn.: you can bet on it; trust me; you can count on it; I'm telling you...
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.

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