/ˌsɛlfprəˈfɛst/ adj, always used before a noun
usually disapproving

a self-professed sports junkie

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • pro·fessed — /prəˈfɛst/ adj, always before a noun formal : openly said or declared He is a professed enemy of the king. a professed Jew/Catholic/Muslim often used to suggest that what someone says is not true or should be doubted His professed reason for… …   Useful english dictionary

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