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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
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    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. Harry Reid:

    You know in life, you don't always get what you want, and I wish I hadn't hurt myself.

  2. Amir Daud for prayers:

    He got two bullets in front of me. I saw it. The whole burst then came to us, i pushed down my wife and leaned myself on her.

  3. Oscar Levant:

    I have given up reading books; I find it takes my mind off myself.

  4. Kelly Copeland:

    I can't bring myself to watch it.

  5. Malala Yousafzai:

    My father and my mother both inspired me to believe in myself. In a society where women's rights are not respected, my parents gave me examples, there's a moment where you have to choose to be silent or to stand up.

Images & Illustrations of myself

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