English translation of स्वयं
स्वयंPowered by COBUILD /svayan/
Definitions and Translations
/svayan, svyan, svayn, svyn/
1. herself pronoun
If a girl or woman does something herself, she does it without any help or interference from anyone else. ⇒ The jam was marvellous. She had made it herself.
2. herself pronoun
You use herself to emphasize the female subject or object of a clause, and to make it clear who you are referring to. ⇒ Has anyone thought of asking Bethan herself?
3. himself pronoun
If a man or boy does something himself, he does it without any help. ⇒ George had written it himself.
4. itself pronoun
You use itself as the object of a verb or preposition when it refers to something that is the same thing as the subject of the verb. ⇒ The body rebuilds itself while we sleep. ⇒ The back part of the chair bends double and folds into itself.
5. myself pronoun
If you say something such as 'I did it myself', you are emphasizing that you did it, rather than anyone else.
6. oneself pronoun
A speaker or writer uses oneself to refer to themselves or to any person in general. ⇒ ...a way of making oneself feel sophisticated. ⇒ To work one must have time to oneself.
7. oneself pronoun
To do something oneself means to do it without any help or interference from anyone else. [formal] ⇒ Some things one must do oneself.
8. person (in phrases)
If you do something in person, you do it yourself rather than letting someone else do it for you. ⇒ You must collect the mail in person.
9. yourself pronoun
You use yourself to emphasize the person that you are referring to. ⇒ You can't convince others if you yourself aren't convinced.
10. yourself pronoun
A speaker or writer uses yourself to refer to the person that he or she is talking or writing to. Yourself is used when the object of a verb or preposition refers to the same person as the subject of the verb. ⇒ Why don't you go out and enjoy yourselves?
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Translation of स्वयं from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary