[yoor-self, yawr-, yohr-, yer-]
pronoun, plural yourselves [yoor-selvz, yawr-, yohr-, yer-] .
(an emphatic appositive of you or ye ): a letter you yourself wrote.
a reflexive form of you (used as the direct or indirect object of a verb or the object of a preposition): Don't blame yourself. Did you ever ask yourself “why”? You can think for yourself.
Informal. (used in place of you, especially in compound subjects, objects, and complements): Ted and yourself have been elected. We saw your sister and yourself at the game. People like yourselves always feel like that.
(used in absolute constructions): Yourself having so little money, how could they expect you to help?
your normal or customary self: You'll soon be yourself again.
(used in place of you after as, than, or but ): scholars as famous as yourselves; a girl no older than yourself.
oneself: The surest way is to do it yourself.

1275–1325; Middle English; see your, self

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yourself (jɔːˈsɛlf, jʊə-)
pron , pl -selves
1.  a.  the reflexive form of you
 b.  (intensifier): you yourself control your destiny
2.  (preceded by a copula) your normal or usual self: you're not yourself these days

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Example sentences
If you listen at a hole, you will hear ill of yourself as well as others.
The best good that you can possibly achieve is not good enough if you have to
  strain yourself all the time to reach it.
Change but the name, and the story is told of yourself.
Gird up the loins, brace yourself for vigorous action, or energetic endurance.
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