pronoun, plural your·selves [yoor-selvz, yawr-, yohr-, yer-]. /yʊərˈsɛlvz, yɔr-, yoʊr-, yər-/.
LEARN THE SPANISH WORDS FOR THESE COMMON ANIMALS!
usage note for yourself
Example sentences from the Web for yourself
“You are part of something older than yourselves,” is what the site says.Glenn Beck Is Now Selling Hipster Clothes. Really.|Ana Marie Cox|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And that takes a sense of humor about yourselves and others.
It is even possible that I am doing you an injustice and that you, yourselves, know nothing about this dog-in-the-Wanger attitude.Harvey Weinstein’s Battle With Warner Bros. Over ‘The Butler’: There's History|Marlow Stern|July 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One correspondent with the late ambassador urged him to send someone to Dernaa to “see the truth for yourselves.”
And wingers, as a general principle, just get ahold of yourselves, would you?An Article That Made Me Sad, and a Little Response to Readers|Michael Tomasky|June 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Unless there is something that makes it positively necessary for me to intrude myself, I leave you to yourselves.The Camp Fire Girls at the Seashore|Jane L. Stewart
Judge for yourselves whether he sanctioned such a system of oppression and crime.The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus|American Anti-Slavery Society
I am speaking without heat; you see that I am calm: I bear you no malice and I will do you good in spite of yourselves.Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.1/3, 1831-1835|Dorothy Duchesse de Dino
Some of you who have just enrolled with the class will undoubtedly say to yourselves: 'What is a John Jones?John Jones's Dollar|Harry Stephen Keeler
This list can be made by yourselves in your notebooks for your own home town, and for the current year.Foods and Household Management|Helen Kinne
British Dictionary definitions for yourself
pronoun plural -selves
- the reflexive form of you
- (intensifier)you yourself control your destiny