Definition of "self-portrait" [self-portrait]

  • A pictorial or literary portrait of oneself, created by oneself. (noun)

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Use "self-portrait" in a sentence
  • "Hearing them, Paige came down from her room upstairs and joined them in the hall by the large Francis Bacon self-portrait."
  • "But the embattled Jackie comes closest to a self-portrait, he adds."
  • "And the "bathroom self-portrait photo takers"... we all know it's been downhill for them in the time since posing as fraternal twins in the mirror."