Noun Themself Definition and Examples


Noun:

Themself

Pronunciation:

/ð(ə)mˈsɛlf/

Definition:
1.

pronoun

Used instead of ‘himself’ or ‘herself’ to refer to a person of unspecified sex.
  1. 'If you work for someone who is so unsure of themself that it causes them to overreact or be spiteful or devious, it's unlikely that you're going to change them.'
  2. 'I feel it is those who are left behind that suffer the most emotional pain when a relative or someone close to them kills themself.'
  3. 'But what we're finding is the individual themself is having a hard time making that transformation to pick up another skill.'
  4. 'Here, a young person who wants to blend into a different type of society may fit perfectly well and express themself in a number of real-life extracurricular activities.'
  5. 'Does anyone else walk around the house talking to themself?'
  6. 'Obviously, if someone is involved in an accident and injures themself seriously then yes, they are entitled to monetary compensation for that injury.'
  7. 'It is one of the most interesting occupations that anyone could find themself in.'
  8. 'I hope no-one else ever finds themself in this position.'
  9. 'I just checked my email and received quite a nasty one from someone who was practically wetting themself because I hadn't replied to an earlier email.'
  10. 'What kind of person blows up themself and other citizens of their country (often including children)?'


pronoun, Nonstandard.

1. themselves: The kids began laughing at themself. Everyone who got the right answer can congratulate themself. The teacher introduced themself to the class.


Examples:

"themselfs can be up things."
"themselfs can be by things."


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