self-employed - definition and synonyms

adjective 

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/ˌself ɪmˈplɔɪd/
  1. working for yourself instead of for an employer and paid directly by the people who you provide a product or service to
    go self-employed (=to become self-employed):

    Have you ever considered going self-employed?

derived word

self-employment

noun [uncountable]