Old English Synonyms
One’s true nature, especially as opposed to the facade one presents to the world.
The innermost self is the deepest part of one’s being, the part that is most true to oneself. It is the part of oneself that is most private and most vulnerable, and it is usually hidden from the world.
I was surprised by my innermost self.
My innermost self is telling me to go for it.
I need to listen to my innermost self.
She was revealing her innermost self.
He finally found his innermost self.