own woman

own woman
(your) own woman See: your own person

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  • be your own woman — showing approval phrase to make plans and decisions about your life, without depending on anyone else She is now her own woman, with her own life. Thesaurus: to be free or independentsynonym Main entry: woman …   Useful english dictionary

  • be your own woman — be (your) own man/woman/person to behave in the way that you want and to not let other people influence you. Despite being the daughter of two Hollywood stars, she s very much her own woman with her own acting style …   New idioms dictionary

  • be own woman — be (your) own man/woman/person to behave in the way that you want and to not let other people influence you. Despite being the daughter of two Hollywood stars, she s very much her own woman with her own acting style …   New idioms dictionary

  • your own woman — (your) own woman See: your own person …   New idioms dictionary

  • be your own woman — showing approval to make plans and decisions about your life, without depending on anyone else She is now her own woman, with her own life …   English dictionary

  • own — ► ADJECTIVE & PRONOUN 1) (with a possessive) belonging or relating to the person specified. 2) done or produced by the person specified. 3) particular to the person or thing specified; individual. ► VERB 1) possess. 2) formal admit or acknowledge …   English terms dictionary

  • be one's own woman — ► be one s own man (or woman) act independently. Main Entry: ↑own …   English terms dictionary

  • be one's own woman — see own …   Useful english dictionary

  • woman — wom|an W1S1 [ˈwumən] n plural women [ˈwımın] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(female person)¦ 2¦(any woman)¦ 3 businesswoman/spokeswoman etc 4 another woman/the other woman 5 be your own woman 6¦(partner)¦ 7¦(form of address)¦ 8¦(servant)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • woman — noun plural women / wImIn/ 1 FEMALE (C) an adult female person: I was talking to a woman I met on the flight. | married women | a woman priest/driver etc: How long will it be until we have a woman President? | women s clothes/organization etc:… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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