theirselves vs themselves

theirselves themselves


  • 1) Seehimself.
  • 2) The people previously mentioned, as the object of a verb or following a preposition, where the people are also the subject of the verb; also used for emphasis.
  • 3) The person of unspecified gender previously mentioned, as the object of a verb or following a preposition, where the person is also the subject of the verb; also used for emphasis.
  • 4) Those ones identical with them.
  • 5) Their normal or healthy condition.
  • 6) The plural of himself, herself, and itself. See himself, herself, itself.


  • 1) Investors were also positioning themselves ahead of results this week.
  • 2) It will make many women ask themselves if they can trust these high street brands.
  • 3) Some of them are people who consider themselves fans.
  • 4) England could also tell themselves they are not far from turning things around.
  • 5) She argues that the discs say lots about how people represent themselves.
  • 6) Whether they should come out and say so publicly is a question only the players themselves can answer.
  • 7) About half the people in care homes will be paying the full fees themselves, many using the equity in their houses.
  • 8) The Saints have hardly been in great form themselves, but we can see them nicking it.
  • 9) They may also find themselves being taught by their old bosses.
  • 10) They can also block out weeks when they want to use the property themselves.
  • 11) Yet few companies can organise themselves to let their staff pick and choose.
  • 12) You have to keep them on the pitch and patiently wait as they play themselves into form.
  • 13) They can put in a tackle and look after themselves but also have the creative spark.
  • 14) The schools themselves would use their experience to recruit and appoint teachers.
  • 15) Wealthy people with good accountants can protect themselves much better.
  • 16) United are hardly in shabby form themselves.
  • 17) Regional food producers are also helping themselves.
  • 18) Teach them how to fish and they can feed themselves and others.
  • 19) These orphans have now formed themselves into two large groups.
  • 20) Most people work for themselves because they want to.
  • 21) Other friends who had lost money in property investments had also killed themselves in recent years.
  • 22) But savvy consumers can help themselves by switching to cheaper tariffs.
  • 23) Some had formed themselves into an extensive island in the middle.
  • 24) Do people resist committing themselves to a ministry group?
  • 25) In doing so they will also guarantee themselves lower bills through the next two winters.
  • 26) But only now are people asking themselves what they really want out of the medium.
  • 27) Most people who use it on themselves find it easiest to write a note which they read again and again.
  • 28) They form themselves into a queue.
  • 29) Men who didn't pay were likely to find themselves being used as a demonstration in a weapons test.
  • 30) ‘Patients should be able to refer themselves to a specialist in such circumstances.’
  • 31) ‘Many people currently describe themselves as students or teachers of the subject.’
  • 32) ‘Can she and her ex-husband save themselves and their young son from certain death?’
  • 33) ‘In fact, to do so is especially tempting since they seem to take themselves so very seriously.’
  • 34) ‘The two girls then lock up the gas station they run and head to the dump to rid themselves of the body.’
  • 35) ‘Female nurses busied themselves lifting the patient and cutting off his clothes.’
  • 36) ‘There is a joke the Serbs tell against themselves about the two Serb astronauts who land on the moon.’
  • 37) ‘We are educating adults not to trust one another or themselves around children.’
  • 38) ‘When out and about, most people tend to behave sensibly enough not to put themselves at huge risk.’
  • 39) ‘Instead, we could use fewer rights and a bit more room for parents to sort things out for themselves.’
  • 40) ‘The executives in this case have shown themselves to be anything but patriotic.’
  • 41) ‘All those who regard themselves as progressives must stand firm in the face of this new politics.’
  • 42) ‘It is a vehicle through which to teach children how to behave and how to feel about themselves and others.’
  • 43) ‘Police today offered advice on how van owners can make themselves less vulnerable to the gang.’
  • 44) ‘Thousands of hopefuls have sent in videos of themselves and have been whittled down to a hundred.’
  • 45) ‘Startled onlookers saw officers arm themselves and take up positions in front of the house.’
  • 46) ‘All four of them acquitted themselves with distinction appearing in all their finals.’
  • 47) ‘He said a bonus of the system was that criminals were far more likely to own up once they saw themselves on camera.’
  • 48) ‘Despite that threat, they threw themselves into the task of revitalising the place.’
  • 49) ‘People would also take clothes to be laundered, which they had to do themselves.’
  • 50) ‘Computers are made out of materials which are themselves subject to the laws of Nature.’
  • 51) ‘They are thus able to remain objects of desire without themselves being subject to it.’
  • 52) ‘What annoys me most about the whole subject is the attitude of a lot of smokers themselves.’
  • 53) ‘This does not, as mentioned, mean that ethics and the rest are themselves nonsense.’
  • 54) ‘They have got to see what the good teams are doing and try to reach that level themselves.’
  • 55) ‘Anyone prepared to put themselves forward as a leader there is taking their life in their hands.’
  • 56) ‘All of which is hugely depressing to anyone who still considers themselves part of the left.’
  • 57) ‘Very seldom would anyone put themselves through all of this just for a few quid.’
  • 58) ‘Why else would anyone want to project themselves to a potential audience of millions?’
  • 59) ‘It is essential for anyone wanting to express themselves and hear what others have to say.’
  • 60) ‘The album is a must-have for anyone who consider themselves to be a dancehall fan.’
  • 61) ‘So, is this just a common response for anyone who gives themselves fully to a given path?’
  • 62) ‘I'm not sure that anyone baptised in this way would be able to call themselves a Christian.’
  • 63) ‘Anyone intelligent can surely figure that out for themselves by hearing him speak?’
  • 64) ‘If they repeat themselves or go too far off the subject they can be challenged by another person.’

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