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Example sentences from the Web for itself
Since the 1950s, fluoride has adapted itself to the prevailing concerns of the time.
“Gronkowski” itself never manages to sound more erotic than the name of a hearty Polish stew or a D-list WWE performer.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
While public interest in Ebola continues to dwindle, the epidemic itself continues to soar.
Finding the shop is a trip in itself and an introduction to a slice of history.The Photographer Who Gave Up Manhattan for Marrakech|Liza Foreman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
That apparently includes some members of the management of the airport itself and some air traffic controllers.Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501|Clive Irving|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
This mania for correction shows itself too in relation to the authorities themselves.
This is one of the most striking manifestations of the better side of child-nature and deserves a chapter to itself.
The well-worn aphorism of the Frenchman, “History repeats itself,” was about to assert itself.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Besides this fundamental or primary vibration, the movement divides itself into segments, or sections, of the entire length.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
I've never had time to write home about it, for I felt that it required a dissertation in itself to do it justice.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
British Dictionary definitions for itself
- the reflexive form of it 1
- (intensifier)even the money itself won't convince me