upon oneself

upon oneself
See: TAKE ON ONESELF also TAKE UPON ONESELF.

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • upon oneself — See: TAKE ON ONESELF also TAKE UPON ONESELF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • upon\ oneself — See: take on oneself also take upon oneself …   Словарь американских идиом

  • bring upon oneself — index incur Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take upon oneself — index endeavor, pledge (promise the performance of), promise (vow), undertake Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take upon oneself — 1. To assume 2. To presume 3. To take responsibility for 4. To undertake 5. To feign, make believe (Shakespeare) • • • Main Entry: ↑take …   Useful english dictionary

  • take\ upon\ oneself — • take (up)on oneself v. phr. 1. To accept as a duty or responsibility. He took it on himself to see that the packages were delivered. 2. To assume wrongfully or without permission as a right or privilege. You should not have taken it upon… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • take upon oneself — See: TAKE ON ONESELF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take upon oneself — See: TAKE ON ONESELF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • turn in upon oneself — phrasal : to be or become absorbed in one s own thoughts and feelings : introvert are Americans turning in upon themselves … allowing an almost neurotic concern with internal subversion to do duty for a genuine policy Barbara Ward …   Useful english dictionary

  • take upon oneself — accept a responsibility …   English contemporary dictionary

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