(In itself :in its true nature)OLD
Example:-In itself, it's not a difficult problem to solve.
Plz make it clear what does "in itself" mean in the context?
"In itself" is used to refer to something without any context, in contrast with its influence in a certain context.
Like, imagine you bring a bottle of wine to a dinner party, and it turns out the host is a recovering alcoholic and gets upset. In that situation, your bottle of wine wasn't a bad gift in itself, because wine is normally a very good choice to bring to a dinner, but in that context, it happened to be a very bad choice.
American Macmillan Dictionary gave following definition for "in itself/of itself" phrase:
used for emphasizing that what you are saying about one particular thing is true without even considering anything else