give of oneself

Definition of give of oneself

formal

  1. :  to use one's time and effort to help others He gave of himself to help the community grow and prosper.

Word by Word Definitions

giveplay
  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

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


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