• 1Oneself, in particular.

    1. 1.1Used ironically to refer to oneself or someone else.
      ‘an article with a picture of my good self’
      • ‘I'm so sorry that so many people met your sorry selves one morning in July, and for the memories you have resurrected within me.’
    2. 1.2Used on counterfoils, cheques, and other papers to refer to the holder or person who has signed.
      ‘the uppermost counterfoil was marked ‘Self’’