Meaning of SELF in English

SELF

(selves)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

Your ~ is your basic personality or nature, especially considered in terms of what you are really like as a person.

You’re looking more like your usual ~...

She was back to her old ~ again.

N-COUNT: usu adj N

2.

A person’s ~ is the essential part of their nature which makes them different from everyone and everything else.

I want to explore and get in touch with my inner ~...

N-COUNT: usu adj N

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