- Self-questioning is a person having doubts about what they believe or why they are doing something.
- An example of self-questioning is a Christian losing their faith in God.
- An example of self-questioning is a criminal defense attorney no longer feeling good about their career.
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a querying or doubting of one's own beliefs, motives, etc.
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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.
Scrutiny of one's own feelings, actions, and motivations.