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"self-supporting" in American English

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self-supportingadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˌself·səˈpɔr·t̬ɪŋ, -ˈpoʊr-/
having enough money to take care of yourself: Children eventually become self-supporting.
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"self-supporting" in Business English

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self-supportingadjective

uk   us   FINANCE
earning or having enough money to pay for your activities without receiving financial help from others: The contract requires the project to be self-supporting within five years.
(Definition of self-supporting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “self-supporting”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自给的, 自立的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自給的, 自立的…
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