AUTO- (AUT-) By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. a reference to the self (e.g., autobiography). 2. may refer to self-caused (e.g., autohypnosis). AUTO- (AUT-): "Auto- is a prefix that signals that the word means to do with the self." Related Psychology Terms SELF-HYPNOSIS ASPIRATIONAL GROUP SUBNORMAL FAIRNESS ASYMPTOMATIC CATCHMENT AREA NEUROFIBROMA THERAPEUTIC FACTORS UNIVERSAL FERTILITY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUTO- (AUT-)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/auto-aut/ (accessed May 18, 2021).