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Dictionary entry overview: What does in its own right mean?
• IN ITS OWN RIGHT (adverb)
The adverb IN ITS OWN RIGHT has 1 sense:
1. by reason of one's own ability or ownership etc.
Familiarity information: IN ITS OWN RIGHT used as an adverb is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||in its own right [BACK TO TOP]|
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
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