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sɛlvzselves

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Wiktionary

  1. selvesnoun

    Plural form of self.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Selvesthe plural of self.

    Consciousness being interrupted, and we losing sight of our past selves, doubts are raised whether we are the same. John Locke.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Selves

    of Self

  2. Selvesnoun

    pl. of Self

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Selves

    selvz, pl. of self.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of selves in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of selves in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of selves in a Sentence

  1. Albert Einstein:

    If men as individuals surrender to the call of their elementary instincts, avoiding pain and seeking satisfaction only for their own selves, the result for them all taken together must be a state of insecurity, of fear, and of promiscuous misery.

  2. Stephen Jay Gould:

    The true beauty of nature is her amplitude she exists neither for nor because of us, and possesses a staying power that all our nuclear arsenals cannot threaten (much as we can easily destroy our puny selves).

  3. Larry Foulke:

    You and I are opposite sides of the same coin. When we face each other, we can finally see our true selves. There may be a resemblance, but we never face the same direction.

  4. Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey:

    Time is a cruel thief to rob us of our former selves. We lose as much to life as we do to death.

  5. Ronald David Laing:

    We are bemused and crazed creatures, strangers to our true selves, to one another, and to the spiritual and material world -- mad, even, from an ideal standpoint we can glimpse but not adopt.

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