self-analysis[-ə nal′ə sis]
- Self analysis is defined as an evaluation of one's own thoughts and behaviors.
An example of self analysis is the reading and application of a psychology textbook by a sister to figure out why she has been acting very hostile lately to a sibling.
analysis of one's own personality without the help of another
An independent methodical attempt to study and comprehend one's own personality, emotions, and behavior.
- self′-an′a·lyt′i·cal , self′-an′a·lyt′ic
- Analysis performed on oneself, introspection.
- Self-analysis of my interactions with others fails because though I understand myself I can't understand others.