self-sufficing[ self-suh-fish-uh nt, self- ]SEE DEFINITION OF self-sufficing
Synonyms for self-sufficing
- doing one's own thing
- on one's own
- out for number one
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SELF-SUFFICING
Oh, that the might of Man's majestic will were self-sufficing!
But, like most twins, they were self-sufficing; besides, they were several years older.
She was a curious girl, he thought, to be so pretty and well-dressed, and yet so self-sufficing.
Then again, monasticism was, as we have seen, intended to be self-sufficing.
Yes, I thought that my own brain and will were self-sufficing, that I was wiser than you all.
But he was a quiet, self-sufficing youth, and was rarely to be seen in public.
He vows himself to a self-sufficing pagan worship of nature.
They are boasting to-day that as a nation they are self-sufficing and self-supporting.
Up to that moment he had believed himself to be firm: he was self-sufficing.
Your reason tells you that woman is independent, self-sufficing.