Bedeutung von “myself” im Essential American English Dictionary


pronoun us /mɑɪˈself/

A2 used to show that it is the person who is speaking who is affected by an action:

I bought myself a new coat.
I looked at myself in the mirror.
(all) by myself

A2 alone or without anyone else’s help:

I live by myself in a small apartment.
Mommy, I got dressed all by myself!

used to give more attention to the word “I”:

I’ll tell her myself.
Jack likes vanilla ice cream but I prefer chocolate, myself.

(Definition von “myself” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)