self-constituted


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Adj.1.self-constituted - constituted by or established by itself
constituted, established - brought about or set up or accepted; especially long established; "the established social order"; "distrust the constituted authority"; "a team established as a member of a major league"; "enjoyed his prestige as an established writer"; "an established precedent"; "the established Church"
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It was the widow's mite-- eighty-six piastres; but self-constituted empires are always rather short of money.
It is a sore point with me, this being told what I am to do or not do by you self-constituted lords of creation.
In these dialogues, my sister spoke to me as if she were morally wrenching one of my teeth out at every reference; while Pumblechook himself, self-constituted my patron, would sit supervising me with a depreciatory eye, like the architect of my fortunes who thought himself engaged on a very unremunerative job.
cried another female, the ugliest as well as the most pitiless of these self-constituted judges.
They decided, however, that it would do no harm to attempt to frighten Gust into acceding to their demands, and with this purpose in mind the Maori sought out the self-constituted commander of the party.
Grave in exterior, saturnine by temperament, formidable by his physical means, and dangerous from his lawless obstinacy, his self-constituted tribunal excited a degree of awe, to which even the intelligent Middleton could not bring himself to be entirely insensible.
These self-constituting principle are made much of by Proclus himself in his Elements of Theology where he attributes to them some significant properties: "All that is self-constituted is capable of reversion upon itself' (Prop.
This fraud was disclosed when thousands of PML-N activists along with Syed Zafar Ali Shah, Malik Shujjah and Chaudhry Ashraf Gujjar protested over the defeat in LG polls and PM convened the meeting of self-constituted committee.
LANDIKOTAL -- Self-constituted check posts of Khasadar Force at Karhano road caused great resentment among animals dealers.
a market individualism of neoliberalism where the self is shaped as a utility maximiser, a free and contractual individual, who is self-constituted through the market choices and investment decisions that he/she makes.
The federal government is not, contra Lincoln, an eternal, self-constituted, and self-justifying structure of power.

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