plural pronoun

(ˌ)t͟her- How to pronounce theirselves (audio)
 Southern also  -ˈsevz
chiefly dialectal

Examples of theirselves in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Always have a fresh pot of coffee ready in the Chemex so guests can help theirselves to a cup. ELLE Decor, 30 Nov. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of theirselves was in the 14th century

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“Theirselves.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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