one's meaning, one's definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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one's

  
1       det   Speakers and writers use one's to indicate that something belongs or relates to people in general, or to themselves in particular.  
FORMAL  
(=your)  

...a feeling of responsibility for the welfare of others in one's community...     
2    One's can be used as a spoken form of `one is' or `one has', especially when `has' is an auxiliary verb.  
No one's going to hurt you. No one. Not any more..., I think one's got to consider all the possibilities.     
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leisure

  
1    breathing space, ease, freedom, free time, holiday, liberty, opportunity, pause, quiet, recreation, relaxation, respite, rest, retirement, spare moments, spare time, time off, vacation  
2    at leisure:     
a    available, free, not booked up, on holiday, unengaged, unoccupied  
b          at one's leisure          at an unhurried pace, at one's convenience, deliberately, in one's own (good) time, unhurriedly, when it suits one, when one gets round to it     (informal)   without hurry  
  
Antonyms     
   business, duty, employment, labour, obligation, occupation, work  

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rain on one's parade v.
spoil someone's plans; spoil someone's pleasure or joy.
I hate to rain on your parade, but we will not be able to host your birthday party next week.

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exp.
stop talking; refrain from saying something
informal
exp.
be kept waiting
exp.
(about a positive event/situation) happen out of the blue, without any effort from the impacted persons
id.
make a lot of efforts to understand something
exp.
expression used to describe the practice of a company using internally the marketed products
[Bus.] expression originating from and widely used in software industry; the practice is also known as "dogfooding"
exp.
have everything together; have all things settled/organized
E.g.: Just when I had got all my ducks in a row and I was ready to go, I received a call and had to cancel my trip.
exp.
get rid of a strong feeling towards something or someone
[Informal] If you have done something wrong, tell him and get it out of your system. After the break up, it took him some while to get her out of his system.
n.
دل را به دریا زدن
exp.
to lose one's temper
very familiar
exp.
go for something, take one's chances
v.
snubbing people by using one's mobile phone
[Neologism] portmanteau word : phone + snubbing
v.
the act of pushing one's face in between two ample breasts, and rocking one's head side to side very rapidly while making a vigorous, lip-vibrating "brrr" sound
[Slang]
exp.
a poetic or humorous way of expressing one's fervent wish for somehting
oh for a bit of sunshine!
n.
a photo of one's suntanned legs usually taken with a smartphone and shared on social media
[Neologism] combination of "legs" and "selfie". Legsies are commonly used to brag about one's vacation
n.
the fear of being unable to use one's mobile phone
This can happen when losing the device, when out of battery, credit or network coverage
n.
posting a picture of one's pet on social media, with a sign describing the animal's wrongdoing
more specific: cat shaming or dog shaming
n.
it's a unintended call which happens when the keys are not blocked in one's pocket
n.
dominant position, use of an office with power and influence to expose or impose one's views
canned by Theodore Roosevelt
exp.
act in accordance with what is set verbally; apply what one's preaching for; double words by action;
often used in combination with "talk the talk".
v.
to get rid of one's frustration (for example by doing something violent or impulsive)
v.
take a decision based on one's subjective conclusions, when objective evidence is not available
q.
This expression means it is better to let one's emotions out, rather than bottled up inside. It is also often said when someone has gas.
this is just something my grandmother would say in cajun french
exp.
symbolically killing one’s internet unique identity.
[Tech.]
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