What does ourselves mean?

Definitions for ourselvesɑrˈsɛlvz, aʊər-, ˌaʊ ər-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ourselves.


  1. ourselves(Pronoun)


    We should keep this for ourselves.

  2. ourselves(Pronoun)


    We did it ourselves.

  3. ourselves(Noun)

    Plural form of myself.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ourselves

    of Myself


  1. Ourselves

    Ourselves is a 1988 album by punk band 7 Seconds.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ourselves' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2565

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ourselves' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1110


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ourselves in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ourselves in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Miguel de Unanimo:

    Only in solitude do we find ourselves and in finding ourselves, we find in ourselves all our brothers in solitude.

  2. Defense Secretary Ash Carter:

    I think it will be useful to us for the world to know that, first of all, we're going to protect ourselves, we're going to defend ourselves.

  3. Chief Executive Bryan Stockton:

    We may have been a little bashful to push on the creative side, we need to push ourselves a little further, let ourselves be a little freer, a little less formulaic.

  4. Patrick Reed:

    I thought my chances were slim, so I was just thinking to myself, 'Let's try to birdie three of the last four and get ourselves a chance to secure second alone, and give ourselves a chance just maybe.

  5. Jason Maloni:

    I don't expect sponsors to depart in droves as we've seen with Tiger Woods or Lance Armstrong, at the end of the day, these sponsors are going to have to make a determination : does Tom Brady underscore our brand, do we help ourselves by associating ourselves with Tom Brady brand ? And I think the answer is yes.

Images & Illustrations of ourselves

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