[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
Give yourselves permission to cut an awesome bloom or a few sprigs of this or
Before you even check in, pour yourselves a shot of tequila from the
  hospitality tray.
Wow guys, you are really outdoing yourselves with these new brain teasers.
It seems that you are all enjoying yourselves, and helping other people and
  animals across the world is an extra added bonus.
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