in her own right

in her own right
adverb
by reason of one's own ability or ownership etc.
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she's a rich woman in her own right rather than by inheritance

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an excellent novel in its own right

Syn: ↑in one's own right, ↑in his own right, ↑in its own right

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • in his own right — adverb by reason of one s own ability or ownership etc. she s a rich woman in her own right rather than by inheritance an excellent novel in its own right • Syn: ↑in one s own right, ↑in her own right, ↑in its own right …   Useful english dictionary

  • in your own right — as a result of your own ability, achievements, qualifications etc and not because of anyone else Her father s a well known author, but she s an excellent writer in her own right …   English dictionary

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