Verb(1) have ownership or possession of
Adjective(1) belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself
(1) She made her own clothes and always put her hair up in funky new ways.(2) On walking down busy Nevskii, for example, the individual's own right of way is all that matters.(3) Teenage louts always belong to someone else; your own are just boys being boys.(4) they grow their own vegetables(5) he set up his own company(6) I don't own a car(7) he apologized - in his own way(8) If you cannot have it by its own total free will and volition, it will never be yours.(9) Ulverston is South Lakeland's second largest town and oozes its own character and charm.(10) The other five of the same colour is not a trump - it belongs to its own suit.(11) This in turn fostered a new tolerance for women as individuals with their own destinies outside the home.(12) Without these berries, there is more of a need to do your own cooking and eat lots of food.(13) To say there will be pots and pans for people to do their own cooking is just ludicrous.(14) In schools what matters most is not how a child learns to develop his or her own individual abilities.(15) He prefers to travel under his own steam, free of deadlines and the constriction of a commission.(16) Each of these sites has its own particularly charming stance on what I've said.
(1) your own :: dein eigenes
(2) his own :: sein eigenes
(3) on his own :: selbstständig
(4) on one's own :: auf sich allein
(5) our own :: unser eigenes
(6) own up :: own up
(7) on its own :: allein
(8) of my own :: meiner eigenen
(9) one's own :: die eigene
(10) own goal :: eigenes Ziel
1. personal ::
2. individual ::
3. particular ::
4. private ::
6. unique ::
7. be the owner of ::
8. possess ::
9. be the possessor of ::
sein der Besitzer
own, owned, owning, owns
Word Example from TV Shows
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for your OWN protection.
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 2
I'm trying to pay my OWN way
and be responsible.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 17
I mean, I can't even remember
the last time I slept in my OWN apartment
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 21
- I build my OWN fires.
- That's admirable.
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4
Made out of envy of your OWN royal manhood.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 8
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