- Self discovery is the process of learning more about yourself and who you are.
An example of self discovery is going to therapy or meditating to have time to consider and contemplate your strengths and weaknesses.
self-discovery definition by Webster's New World
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a becoming aware of one's true potential, character, motives, etc.
self-discovery definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. self-dis·cov·er·ies
The act or process of achieving understanding or knowledge of oneself.