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yourself

pronoun
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pronoun
1 pronoun reflexive pronoun
► (as direct object of verbs in Irish)
thú féin  c m udress yourself gléas thú féinyou'll hurt yourself gortóidh tú thú féinyou have to defend yourself caithfidh tú tú féin a chosaint
► (with verb and preposition phrases in Irish)
call yourself a false name tabhair ainm bréige ort féinyou let yourself fall behind lig tú duit féin titim siarbuy yourself a new bike ceannaigh rothar nua duit féin
2 pronoun referring back to youlook at yourself in the mirror féach ort féin sa scáthándraw a picture of yourself tarraing pictiúr díot féinyou were talking to yourself bhí tú ag caint leat féinyou were pleased with yourself bhí tú sásta leat féin
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3 pronoun informal after 'be' in emphatic structurestú féin  c m utusa féin  c m uit's yourself tú féin atá ann, tusa féin atá annit was yourself that used to be a teacher there tú féin a bhíodh mar mhúinteoir annit'd be yourself who would start it tú féin a thosódh é, tusa féin a thosódh éit's yourself he was looking for tú féin a bhí sé a lorg, tusa féin a bhí sé a lorg 4 pronoun emphatic pronountú féin  c m uyou can tell him yourself is féidir leat féin a rá leisyou have one yourself tá ceann agat féinwhat about yourself? céard fút féin?I'll write a letter to yourself or Áine scríobhfaidh mé litir chugat féin nó chuig ÁineSéamas and yourself were there bhí tú féin agus Séamas annyou thought of nobody except yourself níor smaoinigh tú ar aon duine ach ort féinthey were in their twenties like yourself bhí siad sna fichidí cosúil leat féin, bhí siad sna fichidí do dhála féindid you yourself see the programme? an bhfaca tú an clár thú féin?you yourself are suffering from the same disease tá tú féin buailte leis an ngalar céannathe article referred to you yourself thagair an t-alt duitse féin 5 pronoun on your own, of your own accordyou told him yourself dúirt tú féin leis, tú féin a dúirt leisyou chose the songs yourself roghnaigh tú féin na hamhráin, tú féin a roghnaigh na hamhráinyou yourself buy it tú féin a cheannaíonn é 6 pronoun generictú féin  c m uthú féin  c m uhow can you injure yourself playing cards? cén chaoi a ngortófá thú féin ag imirt cártaí?, cén chaoi a bhféadfá tú féin a ghortú ag imirt cártaí?in a team you don't just compete for yourself i bhfoireann ní ar do shon féin amháin a bhíonn tú ag iomaíocht
phrases

all by yourself

(also

by yourself

) 1 aloneleat féini d'aonarasat féinyou live all by yourself tá tú i do chónaí leat féin, cónaíonn tú i d'aonar, tá tú i do chónaí asat féin 2 without help from other peopleasat féinas do stuaim féinyou did it all by yourself rinne tú é go léir asat féin, rinne tú an t-iomlán as do stuaim féin

all to yourself

(also

to yourself

) duit féinduit féin amháinyou had the house all to yourself bhí an teach agat duit féin

to be yourself

you weren't yourself last night ní raibh tú istigh leat féin aréir, ní raibh tú ar do nós féin aréir, ní raibh tú ar do dhóigh féin aréir

to feel yourself

1 in your normal mood or stateyou weren't feeling yourself níor airigh tú istigh leat féin, níor mhothaigh tú ar do dhóigh féin 2 feel wellyou don't feel yourself today níl tú ar fónamh inniu, níl tú ag mothú go rómhaith inniu

to keep yourself to yourself

coinneáil chugat féinyou kept yourself to yourself níor bhac tú le daoine eile, níor chuir tú isteach ná amach ar aon duine, sheachain tú cuideachta

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