oneself definition

  • pronoun:
    • an individual's very own self:
    • utilized reflexively as direct or indirect item of a verb or perhaps the object of a preposition: One can congratulate oneself on one's victories.
    • Used in an absolute construction: When responsible yourself, one may change the committees as you pleases.
    • an individual's typical or healthy problem or condition.
    • The person, previously mentioned.
    • someone's self - an over-all kind of himself, herself or yourself
    • A reflexive form of the indefinite pronoun one. Generally written as two terms, one's self.
  • others:
    • an individual's self; someone's self; himself or herself (without distinction of sex): created after the analogy of himself, by herself, it self, and utilized reflexively.

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