self-discovery


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self-dis·cov·er·y

(sĕlf′dĭ-skŭv′ə-rē)
n. pl. self-dis·cov·er·ies
The act or process of achieving understanding or knowledge of oneself.

self-discovery

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(Psychology) psychol the process of gaining understanding of oneself and one's motivations and needs
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Noun1.self-discovery - discovering your own individuality
discovery, find, uncovering - the act of discovering something
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Both involve self-discovery - you find out a lot about yourself and your true feelings.
NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Social media start-up Duvamis announced today its release to the public, fostering free expression and self-discovery in social networking.
Pathways to self-discovery and change; a guide for responsible living; the participant's workbook, 2d ed.
The fate of the Realms of Flesh, Spirit and Half World rest on Gee's journey of self-discovery.
Kristen said that for the part 1 of the Twilight series, the romance was expected to be sweet as it was a journey of self-discovery for her as a vampire.
I also thank him for taking me on a wonderful journey of self-discovery.
2 (1) ALICE IN WONDERLAND 3D (PG) TIM Burton's descent down the rabbit hole is a characteristically eye-catching and quixotic journey of self-discovery in a world where anything can, and probably will, happen.
Calypso Rising, a story of self-discovery, survival and friendship, will be published in February 2011, followed by Samphire Song, about the friendship between Jodie and Samphire, a horse, which will be published in July 2011.
Self-Discovery contains a story by Marjane Satrapi told in b/w graphic novel format about a confused ten-year-old girl in Iran who wants to be a prophet.
However, it's a chance encounter with a quirky young woman which fuels Andrew's voyage of self-discovery and finally looks set to offer him peace of mind.
NORTHERN IRELAND are on a voyage of self-discovery, says manager Lawrie Sanchez, as they attempt to end a hoodoo that has lasted nearly 20 years.
Best is Amelia, which transforms the mystery of missing airwoman Amelia Earhart into a parable of feminism and romantic self-discovery.