[self-suh-stey-ning, self-] /ˈsɛlf səˈsteɪ nɪŋ, ˌsɛlf-/
[self-suh-stey-ning, self-] /ˈsɛlf səˈsteɪ nɪŋ, ˌsɛlf-/ adjective 1. self-supporting.
noun 1. means of sustaining life; nourishment. 2. means of livelihood. 3. the process of sustaining. 4. the state of being sustained. noun 1. means of sustaining health or life; nourishment 2. means of maintenance; livelihood 3. Also sustention (səˈstɛnʃən). the act or process of sustaining or the quality of being sustained
noun 1. the act or practice of talking to oneself, either aloud or silently and mentally: positive self-talk noun anything said to oneself for encouragement or motivation, such as phrases or mantras; also, one’s constant internal conversation
noun 1. cosmetic substance applied to the skin to simulate a suntan (as modifier): self-tanning lotion