Meaning of YOURSELF in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ yər-ˈself, Southern also ]

-ˈsef pronoun

Date: 14th century


a. : that identical one that is you — used reflexively

you might hurt yourself

for emphasis

carry them yourself

or in absolute constructions

b. : your normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

you haven't been yourself lately

2. : oneself

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