[self-puhb-lisht] /ˈsɛlfˈpʌb lɪʃt/
published independently by the author:
having published one’s own work independently:
a self-published author.
[self-puhb-lish] /ˈsɛlfˈpʌb lɪʃ/
verb (used with or without object)
to publish or issue (one’s own book or other material) independent of an established publishing house:
The poet plans to self-publish his next work and promote it himself.
noun 1. the act of punishing. 2. the fact of being punished, as for an offense or fault. 3. a penalty inflicted for an offense, fault, etc. 4. severe handling or treatment. self-punishment noun 1. the act or an instance of punishing oneself noun 1. a penalty or sanction given for any crime or offence […]
adjective 1. serving for, concerned with, or inflicting punishment: punitive laws; punitive action. adjective 1. relating to, involving, or with the intention of inflicting punishment: a punitive expedition
[self-pyoo r-uh-fi-key-shuh n] /ˌsɛlf pyʊər ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a natural process of purifying, as the ability of a body of water to rid itself of pollutants. 2. purification of oneself.
verb (used with object), purified, purifying. 1. to make pure; free from anything that debases, pollutes, adulterates, or contaminates: to purify metals. 2. to free from foreign, extraneous, or objectionable elements: to purify a language. 3. to free from guilt or evil. 4. to clear or purge (usually followed by of or from). 5. to […]