cannot help oneself

Definition of cannot help oneself

  1. :  to be unable to control one's actions or stop oneself from doing something <I know I shouldn't be so rude to her, but I can't help myself.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  can not

  1. :  to give assistance or support to

    :  to make more pleasant or bearable :  improve, relieve

    :  rescue, save

  1. :  aid, assistance

    :  a source of aid

    :  remedy, relief

  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

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