Bedeutung von "own" - als Fremdsprache


adjective, pronoun, determiner uk us /əʊn/

A2 belonging to or done by a particular person or thing:

It was my own idea.
Each student has their own dictionary.
Petra makes all her own clothes.
"Is that your mum's car?" "No, it's my own (= it belongs to me)."
of your own

belonging to someone or something:

I'll have a home of my own (= home belonging only to me) someday.
(all) on your own

B1 alone:

Jessica lives on her own.

B1 If you do something on your own, you do it without any help from other people:

She's raised three kids on her own.

(Definition von "own adjective, pronoun, determiner" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)