reflexive verb - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] linguistics  /ˌrɪfleksɪv ˈvɜ:(r)b/
singularreflexive verb
pluralreflexive verbs
  1. a verb whose subject and object refer to the same person or thing. The object is a reflexive pronoun. For example, in the sentenceI thoroughly enjoyed myself while I was there’, ‘enjoy’ is a reflexive verb and ‘myself’ is a reflexive pronoun.