self

(redirected from selves)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Selves did not come from the same stuff as trees, and stones, and arms, and legs, and knuckles, and immune systems.
Conflicts between public and private selves are examined from the perspective of gender in Sheila Otway's study of the self-vindicating autobiographies of Lady Anne Halkett and Colonel Joseph Bampfield, romantically entwined suppo rters of the Royalist cause in the mid-seventeenth century.
To make their products commensurate with a capitalistic marketplace, folk artists may even have to don masks that distort their genuine selves.