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  1. themselves

    • IPA[ð(ə)mˈsɛlvz]

    英式

    • pron.
      used as the object of a verb or preposition to refer to a group of people or things previously mentioned as the subject of the clause;used to emphasize a particular group of people or things mentioned
    • 釋義

    代名詞

    • 1. used as the object of a verb or preposition to refer to a group of people or things previously mentioned as the subject of the clause countries unable to look after themselves
    • 2. used to emphasize a particular group of people or things mentioned excellent at organizing others, they may well be disorganized themselves
    • 3. used instead of ‘himself’ or ‘herself’ to refer to a person of unspecified sex anyone who fancies themselves as a racing driver
    • used instead of ‘himself’ or ‘herself’ to refer to a person whose gender identity does not correspond to the traditional binary opposition of male and female.