for one's part
phrasal as far as one's share or interest is concerned <
for my part, I do not see that the difference is important — Mary McCarthy
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  • for one's part — also[on one s part] {adv. phr.} As far as you are concerned; the way you feel or think. * /I don t know about you, but for my part I don t want to go to that place./ Compare: AS FOR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • for one's part — also[on one s part] {adv. phr.} As far as you are concerned; the way you feel or think. * /I don t know about you, but for my part I don t want to go to that place./ Compare: AS FOR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on one's part — or[on the part of one] {adj. phr.} 1. Of or by you; of someone s. * /When Miss Brown said I was a good student, that was pure kindness on her part./ * /The other team blamed their defeat on unfairness on the part of the referee./ 2. See: FOR ONE… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on one's part — or[on the part of one] {adj. phr.} 1. Of or by you; of someone s. * /When Miss Brown said I was a good student, that was pure kindness on her part./ * /The other team blamed their defeat on unfairness on the part of the referee./ 2. See: FOR ONE… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • For the most part — Part Part (p[aum]rt), n. [F. part, L. pars, gen. partis; cf. parere to bring forth, produce. Cf. {Parent}, {Depart}, {Parcel}, {Partner}, {Party}, {Portion}.] 1. One of the portions, equal or unequal, into which anything is divided, or regarded… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • do one's bit — or[part] {v. phr.} To shoulder one s share of responsibility in a communal undertaking; shirk one s obligation. * / Let me go home and rest, fellows, John said. I think I ve done my bit for this project. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • do one's bit — or[part] {v. phr.} To shoulder one s share of responsibility in a communal undertaking; shirk one s obligation. * / Let me go home and rest, fellows, John said. I think I ve done my bit for this project. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • On one's own account — Account Ac*count , n. [OE. acount, account, accompt, OF. acont, fr. aconter. See {Account}, v. t., {Count}, n., 1.] 1. A reckoning; computation; calculation; enumeration; a record of some reckoning; as, the Julian account of time. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In one's hand — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In one's hands — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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