self-relying

self-relying
self-relyˈing adjective
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  • self-reliant — self reliantly, adv. /self ri luy euhnt, self /, adj. relying on oneself or on one s own powers, resources, etc. [1840 50] Syn. independent, assured, enterprising, resolute, capable. * * * …   Universalium

  • Self-governed — is a commonly used term in software agent technology and Service oriented architecture (SOA). An autonomous execution entity, that can operate without relying on any north boundClarifyme|date=April 2008 components or services. The entity… …   Wikipedia

  • self-help — ► NOUN ▪ the use of one s own efforts and resources to achieve things without relying on others …   English terms dictionary

  • self-reliant — adjective (of persons) free from external control and constraint in e.g. action and judgment (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑autonomous, ↑self directed • Similar to: ↑independent • Derivationally related forms: ↑self reliance, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-help — 1) N UNCOUNT: oft N n Self help consists of people providing support and help for each other in an informal way, rather than relying on the government, authorities, or other official organizations. She helped her Mum set up a self help group for… …   English dictionary

  • self-help — noun a) the practice of bettering oneself without relying on the assistance of others. b) an act of redressing or preventing a wrong by ones own actions rather than through legal proceedings …   Wiktionary

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