self-confessed

self-confessed

[self-kuhn-fest, self-]
adjective
openly admitting to being a type of person with a particular quality, habit, character, etc.: He's a self-confessed gambler.

Origin:
1915–20

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self-confessed
 
adj
according to one's own testimony or admission: a self-confessed liar

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