- The definition of self taught is someone who has learned things on his own without instruction.
An example of a self taught pianist is someone who plays the piano well but who never had any formal lessons.
- having taught oneself through one's own efforts; self-educated
- learned by oneself without instruction
Having taught oneself without formal instruction or the help of others.
(comparative more self-taught, superlative most self-taught)
- Educated or trained by oneself.