yourselves
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yourselves(
yawr
-
sehlvz
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (reflexive)
a. se
Make yourselves comfortable! Can I get you some coffee?¡Pónganse cómodos! ¿Les traigo café?
b. os
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Did you enjoy yourselves at the party?¿Os divertisteis en la fiesta?
2. (after preposition)
a. ustedes
You'll never achieve anything if all you do is fight among yourselves.No lograrán nada si no hacen más que pelearse entre ustedes.
b. vosotros (masculine or mixed gender)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Keep some cake for yourselves. If you're not hungry now, you can have it for snack later.Deja algo de pastel para vosotros. Si no tenéis hambre ahora, lo podéis merendar más tarde.
c. vosotras (feminine)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
It seems there's one law for yourselves and another one for everyone else.Parece que haya una ley para vosotras y otra para todos los demás.
d. sí mismos (masculine or mixed gender)
That's not what really happened. Don't lie to yourselves.Eso no fue lo que ocurrió de verdad. No se mientan a sí mismos.
e. sí mismas (feminine)
You'll never get a chance like that again. Don't refuse my offer. Do not do that to yourselves.Nunca volverán a tener una oportunidad así. No rechacen mi oferta. No se hagan eso a sí mismas.
3. (emphatic)
a. ustedes mismos (masculine or mixed gender)
It's a fantastic play. Go and see for yourselves.Es una obra fantástica. Vayan a comprobarlo ustedes mismos.
b. ustedes mismas (feminine)
You must also be tired yourselves, after having traveled all day.Ustedes mismas deben de estar también cansadas, después de viajar todo el día.
c. vosotros mismos (masculine or mixed gender)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
That is something you must decide yourselves.Eso es algo que tenéis que decidir vosotros mismos.
d. vosotras mismas (feminine)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
If you can't find a decorator, why don't you do it yourselves?Si no podéis encontrar un pintor, ¿por qué no lo hacéis vosotras mismas?
4. (your normal selves)
a. ustedes mismos (masculine or mixed gender)
You can be yourselves and, even so, feel that you belong.Pueden ser ustedes mismos y, aun así, sentirse parte de algo.
b. ustedes mismas (feminine)
"Above all, be yourselves," I keep telling my daughters when I see how they obsess about fashion."Sobre todo, sean ustedes mismas", les digo una y otra vez a mis hijas cuando veo lo que les obsesiona la moda.
c. vosotros mismos (masculine or mixed gender)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I envy your ability to be always yourselves, whatever the consequences.Envidio vuestra capacidad de ser siempre vosotros mismos, sin reparar en las consecuencias.
d. vosotras mismas (feminine)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
My advice for the auditions is: be yourselves.Lo que os aconsejo para las audiciones es: sed vosotras mismas.
e.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I know you haven't been yourselves since your mother fell ill.Sé que no se sienten bien desde que su madre cayó enferma.
Is there anything the matter? You don't sound like yourselves today.¿Les pasa algo? Las noto raras hoy.
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yourselves
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (reflexive)
a. os
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
2. (formal)
a. se
3. (emphatic)
a. vosotros(as) mismos(as)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
4. (formal)
a. ustedes mismos(as)
5. (general)
a.
6. (after preposition)
a. vosotros(as)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
7. (formal)
a. ustedes
8. (general)
a.
9. (general)
a.
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yourselves [jəˈselvz]
pronoun
1 (reflexive) (familiar) os; (Esp) se; (LAm)
did you enjoy yourselves? ¿os divertisteis?; ¿se divirtieron?; (LAm) help yourselves to vegetables servíos las verduras
se
help yourselves to vegetables sírvanse las verduras
2 (after prep, for emphasis) (familiar) vosotrosasvosotras mismosasmismas;as vosotras as mismas ustedes mismosasmismas;as mismas (LAm)
you'll have to pay for taxis yourselves vosotros mismos tendréis que pagar los taxis
ustedes mismosasmismas;as mismas
you'll have to pay for taxis yourselves ustedes mismos tendrán que pagar los taxis
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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enjoy yourselves
diviértanse
make yourselves at home
están en su casa
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