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theirselves Line breaks: their|selves
Pronunciation: /ðɛːˈsɛlvz/

Definition of theirselves in English:


[third person plural]
Dialect form of themselves. old invalid people who couldn’t manage it theirselves
More example sentences
  • I guess these people must hate theirselves pretty badly, eh?
  • They can support theirselves and they can support their families.
  • Not every common working-class vernacular feature appears in it; I didn't catch any occurrences of ‘hisself’ or ‘theirselves’, for instance.

Words that rhyme with theirselves

elves, ourselves, selves, shelves, themselves, yourselves
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