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Definitions of Myself

  1. I or me in person; - used for emphasis, my own self or person; as I myself will do it; I have done it myself; - used also instead of me, as the object of the first person of a reflexive verb, without emphasis; as, I will defend myself. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Ior me, in person-used for the sake of emphasis and also as the reciprocal of me. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. I, or me, in person. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. I; me; emphatic or reflexive. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. A compound of my and self. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. The emphatic form of the personal pronoun I, to which it is commonly added to render the pronoun I more emphatic, as I myself. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for Myself

  1. Yes, yes; well, it must be so, I said to myself – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  2. " I am going back myself – Pixie O'Shaughnessy by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey