Describing a prediction that causes itself to occur as predicted.
The numerical value of self-fulfilling in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of self-fulfilling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Aging well can certainly become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Of all the self-fulfilling prophecies in our culture, the assumption that aging means decline and poor health is probably the deadliest.
Next day everyone will be selling Italian bonds and you end up with potential self-fulfilling processes in the market where there's no buyers and only sellers and it becomes very disorderly.
Many of our firms are facing weaker top-line growth, rising manpower costs and tighter financing. Workers are anxious as retrenchments has increased, including among professionals, we must not let pessimism take hold, lest it creates self-fulfilling expectations.
How much should we worry? This is where economics stops giving an answer, if ... the stock market slump lasts longer or gets worse, it can become self-fulfilling. Low stock prices lasting for long lead to lower consumption, lower demand, and, potentially, to a recession.
Images & Illustrations of self-fulfilling
Translations for self-fulfilling
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for self-fulfilling »
Find a translation for the self-fulfilling definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these self-fulfilling definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"self-fulfilling." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 24 Apr. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/self-fulfilling>.