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uk   us   /ˌself.prəˈfest/
said, ​announced, or ​admitted about yourself: a self-professed ​gambler She's a self-professed ​supporter of ​prisonreform.
(Definition of self-professed from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “self-professed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自称的, 自己承认的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自稱的, 自己承認的…
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