smile to oneself

Definition of smile to oneself

:to smile or feel happy
  • He smiled to himself as he looked at the photos.

Word by Word Definitions

smile play
  1. : to have, produce, or exhibit a smile

  2. : to look or regard with amusement or ridicule

  3. : to bestow approval

  1. : a facial expression in which the eyes brighten and the corners of the mouth curve slightly upward and which expresses especially amusement, pleasure, approval, or sometimes scorn

  2. : a pleasant or encouraging appearance

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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