Reveal or portray one's feelings or views through speech, writing, some form of art, or behavior. For example, I find it hard to express myself in Italian, or Helen expresses herself through her painting, or Teenagers often express themselves through their attire, haircuts, and the like. [Mid-1500s]
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The speaker conjures up centuries of collective sagacity, aligning oneself with an eternal, inarguable good.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He prefers to express himself through Twitter and leave it at that.How James Woods Became Obama’s Biggest Twitter Troll|Asawin Suebsaeng|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course, police have constitutional rights to express themselves.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The NYPD remained his ultimate goal as he went to work as a carrier for Airborne Express/DHL and then as a school safety officer.
The second is strangled tongue disease, the English inability to express real feelings in conversation.
It is the development of character, the triumph of intellectuality and spirituality I have striven to express.'Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
The fire along the three miles front is like the rumble of an express train running over fog signals.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
If one has thoughts to express, it is possible to learn very soon some method of construction.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
You know I don't express myself easily; so, if I break out this way, you may know what I feel.Confidence|Henry James
Tim says more by the vigor of his smoking than Perry Thomas could express in a year's oration.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd