in one's own right
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- As a consequence of one's own skill, qualification or state, rather than that of another
- His parents are wealthy, but he is a millionaire in his own right.
- "Quarrelous" isn't a misspelling of "querulous" but a word in its own right.
as a consequence of one's own skill, qualification or state