Translation of "own" - English-Polish dictionary


adjective, pronoun, determiner uk /əʊn/ us

A2 belonging to or done by a particular person or thing

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

sam, samotnie
Jessica lives on her own.

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

sam, samemu, samodzielnie
She's raised three kids on her own.

(Translation of “own adjective, pronoun, determiner” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)