enjoy (oneself)

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enjoy (oneself)

To have fun. We really enjoyed ourselves at your party last weekend—the band was great!
See also: enjoy

enjoy oneself

To have a pleasurable or satisfactory time.
See also: enjoy
References in classic literature ?
And when we learn better to enjoy ourselves, then do we unlearn best to give pain unto others, and to contrive pain.
There we can enjoy ourselves and be happy from morn till night.'"
But now, let us go and sit down at the other end of the room, and enjoy ourselves. I have an hundred things to say to you.
So let us sit down cosily and enjoy ourselves. After stirring those four kettles for six years I am glad to have a little rest."
If you are as tired of reading this narrative as I am of writing it--Lord, how we shall enjoy ourselves on both sides a few pages further on!
"We shouldn't enjoy ourselves half so much as we do now.
He is evidently in great trouble, so let the bard leave off, that we may all enjoy ourselves, hosts and guest alike.
"Well, you, know we fellows are so busy, we have n't much time to enjoy ourselves," answered Tom.
"Just the liberty to go, to come, to see, to observe even all that passes here save under rare circumstances--the liberty, in short, which we enjoy ourselves, my companions and I."
Get in At least we got to enjoy ourselves this week without the drunk teenagers.
For Brits he suggests connecting with neighbours, cooking and eating together and realising that while life may be short and hard, there are plenty of chances to enjoy ourselves. The Little Book Of Lykke (Penguin, PS9.99).
"We wanted to be able to enjoy ourselves, let our hair down, and have our own space, but all the while looking after Millie.
And the Labour leader is right that lost production is made up by extra spending on services as we go out and enjoy ourselves. But that still doesn't mean it won't cost the taxpayer dearly.
'Even in practice, we try to enjoy ourselves. We had zumba class the other day.
I'm just wondering how we should best prepare ourselves so that we can stay healthy, avoid illness and enjoy ourselves?