if I say so myself

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of if I say so myself

used when one is saying something that praises one's own work, skill, etc.
  • I'm a pretty good golfer, if I say so myself.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : the 9th letter of the English alphabet

  2. : a graphic representation of this letter

  3. : a speech counterpart of orthographic i

  1. imaginary unit

  1. : the one who is speaking or writing — compare me, mine, my, we

  1. : someone aware of possessing a personal individuality : self

  1. iodine

  1. used as a connective vowel to join word elements especially of Latin origin

say play
  1. : to express in words : state

  2. : to state as opinion or belief : declare

  3. : utter, pronounce

  1. : something that is said : statement

  2. : an expression of opinion

  3. : a right or power to influence action or decision

  1. : about, approximately

  2. : for example : as

myself play
  1. : that identical one that is I

  2. : my normal, healthy, or sane condition


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