Translation of self in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /self/

n (pl selves)

  • 1 c (person, personality) she puts her whole self into those paintings vuelca todo su ser en esos cuadros she's her old self again vuelve a ser la de antes you're not your usual cheerful self no estás tan alegre como de costumbre her better self su lado bueno the self [Phil] [Psych] el yo
  • 2 (no pl) (self-interest) she thinks only of self solo piensa en sí misma

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