Meaning of ONESELF in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ (ˌ)wən-ˈself, Southern also ]

-ˈsef pronoun

also one's self (ˌ)wən-, ˌwənz-

Date: 1548

1. : a person's self : one's own self — used reflexively as object of a preposition or verb or for emphasis in various constructions

2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

- be oneself

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.