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Lizzie had locked herself in the bathroom.
She was humming a little tune to herself.
He asked her questions about herself and her family.
She knew that everyone had been invited except herself.
It was Christina herself who told me that she was unhappy.
She sympathized with these poor people because of the way she herself had suffered.
Everyone had gone away, and she had the place to herself.
Beth wasn’t quite herself that evening.
She woke up refreshed, already feeling more herself.
This is the British English definition of herself. View American English definition of herself.
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