Translation of "himself" - English-Spanish dictionary


pronoun uk /hɪmˈself/ us /hɪmˈself/

A2 used to show that the man or boy who does the action is also the person who is affected by it

John always cuts himself when he’s shaving.
by himself

A2 alone or without anyone else’s help

solo, sin ayuda
My three-year-old son can tie his shoelaces by himself.

used to show that a particular man or boy did something

solo, él mismo
He baked the cake himself.

(Translation of “himself” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)