The definition of self sufficient is having the ability and resources to take care of yourself without help.
An example of self sufficient is a person who grows his own food.
having the necessary resources to get along without help; independent
- Able to provide for oneself without the help of others; independent.
- Having undue confidence; smug.
(comparative more self-sufficient, superlative most self-sufficient)
- Able to provide for oneself independently of others.
self- +"Ž sufficient