self-fulfilling

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self- +‎ fulfilling

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self-fulfilling (not comparable)

  1. Describing a prediction that causes itself to occur as predicted.
    The prediction of poor turn out for the event was self-fulfilling, once people heard the turn out would be bad, they didn't come so the turn out was bad.

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