HyperDic: self-contained

English > 2 senses of the word self-contained:
ADJECTIVEallself-containedconstituting a complete and independent unit in and of itself
allself-contained, collected, equanimous, poised, self-collected, self-possessedin full control of your faculties
self-contained > pronunciation
Soundsseh'lfkahntey'nd
Rhymesascertained ... untrained: 26 rhymes with eynd...
English > self-contained: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningconstituting a complete and independent unit in and of itself.
Example"the university is like a self-contained city with shops and all amenities"
BroadercompleteHaving every necessary or normal part or component or step
Spanishindependiente
Catalanindependent
English > self-contained: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningIn full control of your faculties.
Example "more self-contained and more dependable than many of the early frontiersmen"
Synonymscollected, equanimous, poised, self-collected, self-possessed
Broadercomposedserenely self-possessed and free from agitation / agitation especially in times of stress
Spanishequilibrado, sereno, tranquilo

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