part of speech: pronoun

inflections: ourselves

definition 1: used to emphasize “me” or “I.”

  • I myself am not fond of chocolate.

definition 2: my own self (used to show that the action is done by and to the speaker’s own self).

  • I am old enough to dress myself.
  • Today I will take myself out to dinner.

definition 3: my normal or customary condition or way of being.

  • I am not myself today.