Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » S » Self-criticism ... Self-love

SELF-EVIDENT

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does self-evident mean? 

SELF-EVIDENT (adjective)
  The adjective SELF-EVIDENT has 1 sense:

1. evident without proof or argument

  Familiarity information: SELF-EVIDENT used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SELF-EVIDENT (adjective)


Sense 1self-evident [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Evident without proof or argument

Synonyms:

axiomatic; self-evident; taken for granted

Context examples:

an axiomatic truth / we hold these truths to be self-evident

Similar:

obvious (easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Don't put all your eggs in one basket." (English proverb)

"Feed a dog to bark at you." (Bulgarian proverb)

"The old horse in the stable still yearns to run 1000 li." (Chinese proverb)

"The pen is mightier than the sword." (Dutch proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0782 seconds