autonomous, independent, self-governing, sovereign(adj)
(of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces
"an autonomous judiciary"; "a sovereign state"
existing as an independent entity
"the partitioning of India created two separate and autonomous jute economies"
autonomous, self-directed, self-reliant(adj)
(of persons) free from external control and constraint in e.g. action and judgment
Self-governing. Governing independently.
Acting on one's own or independently; of a child, acting without being governed by parental or guardian rules.
Used with no subject, indicating an unknown or unspecified agent; used in similar situations as the passive in English (the difference being that the theme in the English passive construction is the subject, while in the Celtic autonomous construction the theme is the object and there is no subject).
Origin: See autonomy and -ous.
independent in government; having the right or power of self-government
having independent existence or laws
Origin: [Gr. ; self + to assign, hold, sway.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'autonomous' in Adjectives Frequency: #965
The numerical value of autonomous in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of autonomous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A lot of the teams are doing good work in autonomous perception.
To keep the barrier for entry really low for this year, the robots don't have to be autonomous.
That is what marriage really means helping one another to reach the full status of being persons, responsible and autonomous beings who do not run away from life.
That is what marriage really means: helping one another to reach the full status of being persons, responsible and autonomous beings who do not run away from life.
In manned platforms, aerial refueling is a challenging maneuver because of the precision required by the pilot to engage the basket, adding an autonomous functionality creates another layer of complexity.
Images & Illustrations of autonomous
Translations for autonomous
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- независим, автономен, самостоятеленBulgarian
- autònomCatalan, Valencian
- autonomní, samosprávnýCzech
- autonoma, autonomoItalian
- 自治, 自立したJapanese
- selvstyrt, autonom, sjølstendig, selvstendig, sjølstyrtNorwegian
- sjølvstendig, autonom, sjølvstyrtNorwegian Nynorsk
- autonom, autonomăRomanian
- автономный, самостоятельныйRussian
- sȁmostālan, àutonōman, nȅovisanSerbo-Croatian
Get even more translations for autonomous »
Find a translation for the autonomous definition in other languages:
Select another language: