Pronunciation: (wun-self', wunz-),[key] —pron. 1. a person's self (used for emphasis or reflexively): One often hurts oneself accidentally. 2. be oneself, a. to be in one's normal state of mind or physical condition.
b. to be unaffected and sincere: One makes more friends by being oneself than by putting on airs. 3. by oneself, a. without a companion; alone.
b. through one's own efforts; unaided: to become a millionaire by oneself. 4. come to oneself, a. Also,come to.to regain consciousness.
b. to regain one's self-possession; come to one's senses. Also,one's' self'.