American English

Definition of themself pronoun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



, NAmE//ðɛmˈsɛlf//
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(the reflexive form of they) used instead of himself or herself to refer to a person whose sex is not mentioned or not known Does anyone here consider themself a good cook? Although themself is fairly common, especially in spoken English, many people think it is not correct.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: themself