- 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.
self-analysis definition by Webster's New World
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analysis of one's own personality without the help of another
self-analysis definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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noun pl. self-a·nal·y·ses
An independent methodical attempt to study and comprehend one's own personality, emotions, and behavior.
- selfˌ-anˌa·lytˈi·cal , selfˌ-anˌa·lytˈic adjective
self-analysis - Medical Definition
An independent methodical attempt by one to study and comprehend one's own personality or emotions.