reflexive Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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reflexiveadjective [not gradable]

 us   /rɪˈflek·sɪv/
grammar showing that the ​action of the ​verb is ​directed back on the ​subject: In the ​sentence "He ​hurt himself," "​hurt" is a reflexive ​verb and "himself" is a reflexive ​pronoun.
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