Definition of 'self-reliance'
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Support groups promote this sense of responsibility and self-reliance. Coping with Angina (1990)She championed hard work and self-reliance over benefits. The Sun (2013)Combined, these qualities encouraged a self-reliance and trust in his own judgment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Such work fostered extreme self-reliance. Christianity Today (2000)This idea flew in the face of conventional American beliefs in equality before the law and individual self-reliance. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)
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