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adjective self-fulfilling pronunciation in British English
  1. something that is self-fulfilling is certain to happen because people think it is likely and then behave in ways that make it happen
    self-fulfilling prophecy:

    It’s a self-fulfilling prophecy: traders get scared so share prices fall because of them.

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