Meaning of SELF in English

SELF

transcription, транскрипция: [ self ]

( selves)

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

1.

Your self 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 self...

She was back to her old self again.

N-COUNT : usu adj N

2.

A person’s self 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 self...

N-COUNT : usu adj N

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