in his own right

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Related to in his own right: undeterred
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: his own right - 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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