\sˈɛlvz], \sˈɛlvz], \s_ˈɛ_l_v_z]\
Definitions of SELVES
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By James Champlin Fernald
One's own person; personal interest; selfishness.
Very; particular; same; united by present usage to certain personal pronouns and pronominal adjectives to express emphasis or distinction, as myself, himself, &c.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
One's own individual person; personality; identity, as, the fondness we have for self; one's self; selfishness.
Particular; very, as self-same day; proceded by the pronouns my, thy, him, her, it, them, &c., self forms reciprocal pronouns, as myself; self, used as a common prefix, signifies by, in, of, to, or with, one's self or itself, as self-acting.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
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