pronoun, plural your·selves [yoor-selvz, yawr-, yohr-, yer-]. /yʊərˈsɛlvz, yɔr-, yoʊr-, yər-/.
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To judge her acting abilities for yourself, check out her videos on YouTube for “Sex Shooter.”Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From the History of ‘Purple Rain’|Jennie Yabroff|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Marriage is a bond and a commitment—marrying yourself is ridiculous because you are already married to yourself.Why Singles Should Say ‘I Don’t’ to The Self-Marriage Movement|Tim Teeman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now imagine that one day hope appeared, an unexpected opportunity to free yourself, to finally be yourself.The Insurance Company Promised a Gender Reassignment. Then They Made a Mistake.|James Joiner|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If you think of yourself as more than a knuckle-dragging Neanderthal, you can stand up and be respectful.
If you recognize any of the above behaviors in yourself, seeking the help of a medical professional should be your first step.Orthorexia: When Healthy Eating Becomes an Obsession|DailyBurn|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now, we could do wi' a third horse—get yourself ready, and drive over there, and take a look at it.The Root of All Evil|J. S. Fletcher
Be square with yourself; be square to the man who is after your heart.Think|Col. Wm. C. Hunter
You were willing to blow up this headquarters and everybody, yourself included, in it, to keep us from getting at Merlin.The Cosmic Computer|Henry Beam Piper
All that happened was conceived, organized and carried out by yourself.The Woman of Mystery|Maurice Leblanc
I want you to come ashore with me and find out for yourself from my lawyer that you can depend on the money.The White Blackbird|Hudson Douglas
British Dictionary definitions for yourself
pronoun plural -selves
- the reflexive form of you
- (intensifier)you yourself control your destiny