theirselves vs themselves :

theirselves vs themselves

theirselves or themselves

Themselves is a reflexive pronoun and is used when the recipient of an action is the subject of the sentence.

"They all peed on themselves out of fear when the robbers attacked."

Theirselves is an incorrect variation of themselves and is totally incorrect. It should be avoided in official writings.

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