French translation of 'self'
Word forms: plural selves
the self le moi inv
to be one’s normal self again redevenir soi-même
She was her normal self again. Elle était redevenue elle-même.
one’s true self
I wanted to discover my true self. Je voulais découvrir ma vraie personnalité.
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Example Sentences Including 'self'
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Your elephant cannot get over its self.THROWING THE ELEPHANT (2002)
Her old self is barely visible under deep layers of padding.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Love that lets you be your real self makes a relationship special.The Sun (2013)
The mood of reflection lasted half a day and then he was back to his usual ebullient self.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Your thoughts, feelings and emotions are to the fore and your usual practical self takes a back seat.The Sun (2016)
Giving them a sense that they are contributing to something bigger than the self is essential.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
We can kick on and be our normal selves again.The Sun (2009)
Do you feel the need to hide your true self in person?Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We feel like our old selves again.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
When he watched that audition tape he found himself unexpectedly forgiving of his young self.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Art gave me a sense of self and identity, which I used to remove anxiety.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He claims he acted in self defence.The Sun (2010)
Initially he was acting in self defence.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Now they were back to their old selves.The Sun (2012)
Putting your real self into a relationship instead of just wanting to please will deepen love.The Sun (2008)
She was a shadow of her former self.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
You can be your true and best self and live the life that is right for you.The Sun (2008)
The use of defense mechanisms to protect self is a normal human reaction.Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)
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Translation of self from the Collins English to French Dictionary