Definition of 'myself'
Video: pronunciation of 'myself'
Example sentences containing 'myself'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
So to see myself like that was a shock. The Sun (2016)I said to myself 'I have to run like him. The Sun (2016)I certainly didn't imagine myself with anyone like her. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She said: 'I remember asking myself why they were all grey. The Sun (2016)He says:'I just want to shut myself away. The Sun (2016)He said: 'I told myself to stay calm. The Sun (2016)I think to myself: 'Where are these players going to go? Times, Sunday Times (2016)I feel like I let myself down in job interviews? The Sun (2016)This is insulting to the majority of experienced teachers like myself who love new technology and how it improves teaching methods. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It's all fresh produce which is very important for a superior fighting machine like myself! The Sun (2013)I was actually ashamed of myself for knowing very little. The Sun (2012)I was angry with her myself about something else. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I still feel so ashamed of myself. The Sun (2012)I feel so ashamed of myself and so guilty for doing this. The Sun (2013)I feel disgusted and ashamed of myself. The Sun (2014)I can have fun without feeling ashamed of myself. The Sun (2015)I like to set myself challenges. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I don't see myself going anywhere else. The Sun (2012)I didn't care about myself or anyone else. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In other wars I like to drive myself. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I can't see myself anywhere else other than leading that. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I feel ashamed of him at times - and of myself for feeling like this. The Sun (2008)He said: 'I told myself to try to make a game of it. The Sun (2006)He said: 'I threw myself into my singing. The Sun (2015)He said: 'I see myself as a player who can make a difference. The Sun (2012)He said: 'I pride myself on not having any negative traits. The Sun (2015)I was sat there asking myself: 'Where did that come from? Times, Sunday Times (2014)I often ask myself, 'Where will this end? Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Trends of 'myself'
Very Common. myself is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'myself'
British English: myself /maɪˈsɛlf/ PRONOUN
You use myself when you are talking about yourself.
I hurt myself when I fell down.
- American English: myself
- Arabic: نَفْسِي
- Brazilian Portuguese: eu mesmo
- Chinese: 我自己
- Croatian: sebe
- Czech: se
- Danish: mig selv
- Dutch: mijzelf
- European Spanish: me
- Finnish: minä itse
- French: moi-même
- German: ich selbst
- Greek: εγώ ο ίδιος
- Italian: me stesso
- Japanese: 私自身
- Korean: 내 자신
- Norwegian: meg selv
- Polish: siebie
- European Portuguese: a mim mesmo
- Romanian: eu însumi/însămi
- Russian: себя
- Spanish: me
- Swedish: mig själv
- Thai: ตัวของฉัน
- Turkish: kendim
- Ukrainian: себе
- Vietnamese: chính tôi
Definition of myself from the Collins English Dictionary
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.