from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • pro. Those ones identical with you:
  • pro. Used reflexively as the direct or indirect object of a verb or as the object of a preposition: Help yourselves. Have yourselves a good time. You should all watch out for yourselves.
  • pro. Used for emphasis: You should take care of the matter yourselves.
  • pro. Used in an absolute construction: Yourselves having run the race, you four should receive the prize.
  • pro. Your normal or healthy condition: Just relax and be yourselves. See Usage Note at myself.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • pro. you (used as the object of a verb or preposition, referring to the people being spoken to, previously mentioned).


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