Ourself

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Ourself myself (as a king or queen would say):—pl. Ourselves (-selvz′), we, not others: us
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. úre, gen. pl. of , we.

Usage

In literature:

For in the act of articulating to ourself the definite thought "I am I" we are using our will.
"The Complex Vision" by John Cowper Powys
The other is to love our neighbor as ourself.
"The Seventh Day Sabbath, a Perpetual Sign, from the Beginning to the Entering into the Gates of the Holy City, According to the Commandment" by Joseph Bates
We propose to relieve ourself of this care, by connecting the drains together, and building one or more reliable outlets.
"Farm drainage" by Henry Flagg French
Sometimes it seems like we can't help ourselfs, and we all get into the wrong places trying to get into the right ones.
"The Man Next Door" by Emerson Hough
Our feeling of duration, I should say the actual coinciding of ourself with itself, admits of degrees.
"Creative Evolution" by Henri Bergson
And one of these things is to hurt the other trapped creatures who happen to have been caught in the same "gin" as ourself.
"Visions and Revisions" by John Cowper Powys
Doth not Scripture tell us to love our neighbour as ourself?
"Robin Tremayne" by Emily Sarah Holt
Witness Ourself at Our Palace at Westminster, this sixth day of July, in the sixteenth year of Our Reign.
"McGill and its Story, 1821-1921" by Cyrus Macmillan
Once we nearly whirled ourself and Esmeralda over the slope into the road below.
"Gipsy Life being an account of our Gipsies and their children" by George Smith
When He wills to disconnect us from this nearness, there is nothing in all the universe so poor, so destitute, so sad, so lonely as ourself.
"The Romance of the Soul" by Lilian Staveley
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In poetry:

She ceased: the Princess answered coldly, 'Good:
Your oath is broken: we dismiss you: go.
For this lost lamb (she pointed to the child)
Our mind is changed: we take it to ourself.'
"The Princess (part 4)" by Alfred Lord Tennyson

In news:

Because we only care about ourself and, by extension, our daughter Hannah, we haven't been overly concerned about college since we were in it.
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In science:

We therefore limit ourself to mentioning a few differences.
Message Passing Algorithms for Compressed Sensing: I. Motivation and Construction
In this framework, we give ourself a test function h and we compute the h−residuals on disjoint subdomains of Λn .
Residuals and goodness-of-fit tests for stationary marked Gibbs point processes
Although the assumptions for the positive mass theorem are going to be relaxed due to various efforts, we would restrict ourself to minimal consideration.
Topology and Uniqueness of Higher Dimensional Black Holes
By this reason, we restrict ourself to a particular case of two completely non-unimodular structures.
Assembling Lie Algebras from Lieons
In order to reduce the background from downward atmospheric muons we restrict ourself to monopoles coming from the lower hemisphere.
The Lake Baikal neutrino experiment: selected results
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