What does yourself mean?

Definitions for yourselfyʊərˈsɛlf, yɔr-, yoʊr-, yər-; -ˈsɛlvz

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

Wiktionary

  1. yourself(Noun)

    Your usual, normal, or true self.

    After a good night's sleep you'll feel like yourself again.

  2. yourself(Pronoun)

    Your own self.

    Be careful with that fire or you'll burn yourself.

  3. yourself(Pronoun)

    you;

    You yourself know that what you wrote was wrong.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yourself

    an emphasized or reflexive form of the pronoun of the second person; -- used as a subject commonly with you; as, you yourself shall see it; also, alone in the predicate, either in the nominative or objective case; as, you have injured yourself

  2. Origin: [Your + self.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Yourself

    ūr-self′, pron. your own self or person:—pl. Yourselves′.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'yourself' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1087

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'yourself' in Written Corpus Frequency: #488

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yourself in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yourself in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marva Collins:

    Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide.

  2. Emily Morse:

    That’s not going to happen, you have to become an expert of your own body first, by learning how to touch yourself, where to touch yourself, what feels good, and how to bring yourself to your own orgasm.

  3. Meghan Day:

    Hibernation and isolation can feed a depressed mood, surround yourself with friends, even if you don't feel like it. Not only are you distracting yourself from your possibly blue thoughts, but being out with others provides you with opportunities for pleasure and joy.

  4. Wilfred A. Peterson:

    The art of being yourself at your best is the art of unfolding your personality into the person you want to be. . . . Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.

  5. Cindy Crawford:

    I was never one of the skinny skinny girls who could eat whatever they wanted, so I certainly exercise and try to eat right, but at the same time, I try to be a good role model for my daughter in terms of just accepting myself … I just trying to lead by example … I don't want her to think that taking care of yourself means depriving yourself and not having fun.

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