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A Dose Of One's Own Medicine »
(the bad thing one does to others happens to oneself...)

A Place To Call Your Own »
(a place to live or work where you are the owner...)

A Taste Of Your Own Medicine »
(a lesson where other people treat you the same way you treat them in order to teach you that you are acting badly...)

Afraid Of One's Own Shadow »
(fearful and easily frightened...)

Beating Him At His Own Game »
(doing the thing that the other person does well, but doing it better and winning...)

Blowing Your Own Trumpet »
(saying good things about yourself...)

Coming Into Your Own »
(becoming confident, unique and independent...)

Digging Your Own Grave »
(the thing you are doing will surely cause your failure; you are doing things which will cause you to fail...)

Do One's Own Thing »
(do what you like to do and not what others force you to do...)

Feathering Her Own Nest With It »
(using it to help herself...)

Foul One's Own Nest »
(do something to ruin or damage one's home situation...)

Get A Taste Of One's Own Medicine »
(the bad thing one does to others has now happened to oneself...)

In A World Of One's Own »
(that person is not connected to others; not relating to the people nearby...)

In Your Own Best Interests »
(because it helps you...)

Judge Something On Its Own Merits »
(that things is judged by it's own good or bad points, not by association with others...)

Line One's Own Pockets »
(keep the money for oneself...)

On One's Own »
(alone; without others...)

On One's Own Time »
(when one is not being paid by another...)

Own Up To Something »
(admit responsibility for...)

Stand On One's Own Two Feet »
(independent; able to take care of oneself...)

Take One's Own Life »
(kill oneself; commit suicide...)

Tooting Your Own Horn »
(making noise about your strong points...)

Fend For Oneself »
(fight to protect oneself and take care of one's own needs...)

Get A Life »
(rude way to say stop bothering other people; focus on your own life; go away; stop bothering us; we don't want you here...)

Live Out Of A Suitcase »
(not have one's own place to store one's things; be homeless...)

Out Of Pocket Expenses »
(one has to pay with one's own money...)



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