Definitions for oneselfwʌnˈsɛlf, wʌnz-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

one•selfwʌnˈsɛlf, wʌnz-(pron.)

or one's self

  1. a person's self (used as a reflexive or emphatic form of one ):

    One should be able to laugh at oneself.

Idioms for oneself:

  1. be oneself, to be in one's normal state of mind or physical condition. to be unpretentious and sincere.

    Category: Idiom

  2. by oneself, without a companion; alone. through one's own efforts; unaided.

    Category: Idiom

Origin of oneself:

1540–50

Wiktionary

  1. oneself(Pronoun)

    The person, previously mentioned.

    One can teach oneself to do this.

  2. oneself(Pronoun)

    A person's self - a general form of himself, herself or yourself

    Teaching oneself to swim can be dangerous.

  3. Origin: A contracted form of one's self

Freebase

  1. Oneself

    Oneself is an American hip hop artist based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. A former member of the legendary Rusty Ps, began his career in 1995. Oneself was influenced by jazz, reggae, funk and punk rock, he says he has gathered inspiration from each genre and incorporates it into his music. He's known for a high energy show, which includes elements of freestyle and spoken word.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

oneself(pronoun)

used as the object of a verb, the subject of which is one

One should wash oneself every morning.

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