self-proclaimed [-prō klāmd′]
The definition of self-proclaimed is that you have declared yourself to be something or to hold some title.adjective
If you have decided you are going to be the unofficial leader of a group, this is an example of at time where you are the self-proclaimed leader.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
so proclaimed or announced by oneself: a self-proclaimed ruler
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
So called by oneself; self-styled.