Meaning of “self-employed” - Learner’s Dictionary

self-employed

adjective uk us /ˌselfɪmˈplɔɪd/

working for yourself and not for a company or other organization

self-employment uk us /ˌselfɪmˈplɔɪmənt/ noun [ U ]

(Definition of “self-employed” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)