make something of (oneself)

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idiom (1)

: to become successful
She has worked very hard to make something of herself.

make something of oneself

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idiom (2)

: to become successful
He decided to go back to college and make something of himself.

Dictionary Entries Near make something of (oneself)

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make something of (oneself)

make something of oneself

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“Make something of (oneself).” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Mar. 2023.

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