Learner's definition of YOURSELF
the person that is being addressed:
— used as the object of a verb or preposition when the person being addressed has already been mentioned
You've got to behave yourself.
Be careful or you might hurt yourself.
When you need to relax, picture/imagine yourself at the beach listening to the gentle sound of the waves.
You need to feel good about yourself.
You can judge for yourself.
You should make a mental note to yourself.
You're making a fool/spectacle of yourself.
— used to emphasize that a particular person already mentioned has done, thought, or said something
You reminded them yourself, remember?
If you're not happy with the paint job, you can repaint the whole thing yourself.
— often used after the noun or pronoun it refers to
your normal or healthy self
to act or behave as you normally do