make oneself useful
Definition of make oneself useful
: to do something helpful I tried to make myself useful by organizing his closet for him.
Word by Word Definitions
: behave, act
: to begin or seem to begin (an action)
: to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone
: the manner or style in which a thing is constructed
: the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
: capable of being put to use
: serviceable for an end or purpose
: of a valuable or productive kind
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