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 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)

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Evident without proof or argument


axiomatic; self-evident; taken for granted

Context examples:

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


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

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