bring oneself

idiom

: to force oneself to do something that one does not want to do
usually used in negative statements
He knew that he should apologize, but he couldn't bring himself to do it.

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“Bring oneself.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bring%20oneself. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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