Origin of selfsame
Related formsself·same·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for selfsame
This selfsame worship of power demands also demands silence and absolute loyalty.
And yes, the NCAA recently rejiggered its Talumudically inscrutable rules in ways that will benefit the selfsame big five.Welcome to the 2014 College Football Season: Exploitation, Florida State, and the Accused|Robert Silverman|August 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Indeed, conspicuous precedent for forced change exists with respect to this selfsame Washington football club.
Her eyes were as they had been that day near this selfsame spot years before, kind and endearing.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
And all my seven brothers went down to Hades on the selfsame day!
If you cannot say, "He that hath wrought us for the selfsame thing is God," you have really nothing.The Great Commission|C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
The selfsame situation fifteen years ago as the Bomb fell upon Hiroshima.The Brain|Alexander Blade
Once to a crowded social fêteBoth these much-titled people came, And each perceived, when introduced,They had the selfsame name.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various