take on a life of its own → κάνω τα δικά μου, ξεφεύγω από τον έλεγχο, βγαίνω εκτός ελέγχου, αποκτά τη δική του δυναμική, αποκτώ δική μου βούληση, αυτονομούμαι, ανεξαρτητοποιούμαι, γίνομαι ανεξάρτητος

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take on a life of its own → κάνω τα δικά μου, ξεφεύγω από τον έλεγχο, βγαίνω εκτός ελέγχου, αποκτά τη δική του δυναμική, αποκτώ δική μου βούληση, αυτονομούμαι, ανεξαρτητοποιούμαι, γίνομαι ανεξάρτητος

take on a life of its own
To exist and thrive outside and beyond the control of the point of origin.
An urban legend can take on a life of its own, changing every time it is retold.
The accusations in the political race have taken on a life of their own, growing meaner and more elaborate every day.
https://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/take+on+a+life+of+own

a life of its own
a) if something has a life of its own, it seems to move or work by itself
 The ball seemed to have acquired a life of its own.
b) if something has a life of its own, it exists and develops without depending on other things
 Slowly but surely, the project is taking on a life of its own.

Examples from the Corpus
a life of its own
• The ball seemed to have acquired a life of its own.
• He still wears a sailor suit, the cowlick at his hairline gives his forelock a life of its own.
• Its Studio Theatre has a life of its own at the forefront of creative theatre.
• She watched it with mild curiosity; it seemed to have a life of its own.
• Tamriel is a self-sufficient world abuzz with a life of its own.
• Now the Vaccines for Children program has become a new bureaucratic monster with a life of its own.
• His hands windmill in a frenetic semaphore and his body shifts in ceaseless motion, with a life of its own.
https://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionary/a-life-of-its-own
https://forum.wordreference.com/threads/take-a-life-of-its-their-own.656449/


 

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