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to stand on one's own two feet

Definition (britisch)

stand, on, own, two
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (amerikanisch)

stand, on, one's, own, two, feet
Merriam Webster

Thesaurus, Synonyme, Antonyme

stand, on, one's, own, two, feet
Merriam Webster


stand, on, own, two, feet
Online Etymology Dictionary

auf eigenen Füßen stehen



auf, eigen, Fuß, stehen

Forum discussions containing the search term

sweep one's own hallway first - Vor der eigenen Haustür kehrenLast post 22 Jul 05, 12:26
Gibt es für die Redensart eine sinnfälige Entsprechung? Die Übertragung wird vermutlich nich…7 Replies
alight on one's feet - auf die Füße fallenLast post 11 Dec 06, 07:44
Oxford English Dictionary 1997 series additions to land, v.: "1979 J. C. OATES Unholy Loves…5 Replies
one's ownLast post 09 Apr 07, 13:54
Conformity= going along with someone's peers, people with one's own status who have no speci…4 Replies
auf eigenen Füßen stehenLast post 12 Mar 09, 13:13
bzw. sich auf eigene Füße stellen, im Sinne von sich emanzipieren (aber nicht so formell)3 Replies
to shuffle one's feetLast post 24 Jul 10, 13:13
He shuffled his feet. J. K. Rowling uses that expression quite often.1 Replies
to drag one's feetLast post 29 Jan 09, 10:23
Chinese delegates tried to tone down the report, pushing to remove the most ambitious possib…5 Replies
get one's feet wetLast post 09 Jul 12, 09:57
Give someone a simple project at first, in order to ... This is her first day; she hasn't ev…23 Replies
to wiggle one's feet into one's shoesLast post 08 Nov 09, 20:25
She rose then, wiggled her feet back into her shoes, and stuck her hands in the pockets of h…7 Replies
land on one's feet (archaic) - auf die Füße fallenLast post 23 Jun 13, 18:19
Angeregt durch diesen Faden:…6 Replies
on one's own paperLast post 01 Dec 11, 19:35
Their bank will not take/pay on their own paper. This is about a SBLC (Stand by Letter of …2 Replies
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