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self-fulfilling prophecy

Definitions

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  • n. A prediction that, by being voiced, causes itself to come true.

Etymologies

self-fulfilling + prophecy (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Violence became a self-fulfilling prophecy for people with defective impulse control, he thought.

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