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Definitions and Synonyms of self-defeating | Another word for self-defeating | What is self-defeating?

Definition 1: acting to defeat its own purpose - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where self-defeating or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • it is self-defeating...to ignore the progress of events

(self-defeating is similar to ...) not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome

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