What does myself mean?

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maɪˈsɛlfmy·self

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Wiktionary

  1. myself(Noun)

    that being which is oneself

    I am not myself today.

    Etymology: From me (pronoun) + self (pronoun). Later partly reinterpreted as my + self (noun).

  2. myself(Pronoun)

    Me, as direct or indirect object .

    I taught myself.

    Etymology: From me (pronoun) + self (pronoun). Later partly reinterpreted as my + self (noun).

  3. myself(Pronoun)

    Personally, for my part; used in apposition to I, sometimes for simple emphasis and sometimes with implicit exclusion of any others performing the activity described.

    Etymology: From me (pronoun) + self (pronoun). Later partly reinterpreted as my + self (noun).

  4. myself(Pronoun)

    Me (as the object of a verb or preposition).

    Etymology: From me (pronoun) + self (pronoun). Later partly reinterpreted as my + self (noun).

  5. myself(Pronoun)

    I (as the subject of a verb).

    Etymology: From me (pronoun) + self (pronoun). Later partly reinterpreted as my + self (noun).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Myself

    i or me in person; -- used for emphasis, my own self or person; as I myself will do it; I have done it myself; -- used also instead of me, as the object of the first person of a reflexive verb, without emphasis; as, I will defend myself

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Myself

    mī-self′, or me-self′, pron. I or me, in person—used for the sake of emphasis and also as the reciprocal of me.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'myself' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #856

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'myself' in Written Corpus Frequency: #544

How to pronounce myself?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say myself in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of myself in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of myself in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of myself in a Sentence

  1. Ari Saperstein:

    I know I'm at fault for not exposing myself to people who are different from me and have different points of view.

  2. Prince Harry:

    Moving on from the Army has been a really tough decision, i consider myself incredibly lucky to have had the chance to do some very challenging jobs and have met many fantastic people in the process. ...[T]he experiences I have had over the last 10 years will stay with me for the rest of my life.

  3. Jalen Watts-Jackson:

    My goal is to overall be successful in something I love doing every day, and I feel like the Air Force would give me an opportunity to get a good career going for myself.

  4. Claude Louis Hector de Villars:

    God save me from my friends. I can protect myself from my enemies.

  5. Cristiano Ronaldo:

    I always believe in myself but obviously I want to emphasize the way the team played. We never turned away from the fight, this was only the first match but we are going to believe until the end.

Images & Illustrations of myself

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