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self-sufficient

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Able to provide for oneself without the help of others; independent.
  • adj. Having undue confidence; smug.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Able to provide for oneself independently of others.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Sufficient for one's self without external aid or coöperation.
  • adj. Having an overweening confidence in one's own abilities or worth; hence, haughty; overbearing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of effecting all one's own ends or fulfilling all one's own desires without the aid of others.
  • Having undue confidence in one's own strength, ability, or endowments; haughty; overbearing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. able to provide for your own needs without help from others

Etymologies

self- +‎ sufficient (Wiktionary)

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