present oneself

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of present oneself

:to become available
  • The opportunity presented itself, and she took advantage of it.

Word by Word Definitions

present play
  1. : something presented : gift

  1. : to bring or introduce into the presence of someone especially of superior rank or status

  2. : to introduce socially

  3. : to bring (something, such as a play) before the public

  1. : now existing or in progress

  2. : being in view or at hand

  3. : existing in something mentioned or under consideration

  1. : present occasion or affair

  2. : the present words or statements

  3. : the present tense of a language

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

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


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