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English definition of “for its own sake”

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for its own sake

If you do something for its own sake, you do it because it is interesting and enjoyable, and not because you have or need to do it: I study for its own sake.
Translations of “for its own sake”
in Chinese (Traditional) 因為其本身(有意思或好玩)的緣故…
in Chinese (Simplified) 因为其本身(有意思或好玩)的缘故…
(Definition of for its own sake from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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