Definition of 'own up'
Translations for 'own up'
British English: own up /əʊn ʌp/ VERB
If you own up to something wrong that you have done, you admit that you did it.
Own up to your failure, but don't dwell on it.
- American English: own up
- Arabic: يُقَرِبُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: confessar
- Chinese: 承认
- Croatian: priznati
- Czech: přiznat (se)
- Danish: tilstå
- Dutch: opbiechten
- European Spanish: reconocer admitir
- Finnish: tunnustaa
- French: avouer
- German: zugeben
- Greek: αναγνωρίζω σφάλμα
- Italian: confessare
- Japanese: すっかり白状する
- Korean: 인정하다
- Norwegian: tilstå
- Polish: przyznać się
- European Portuguese: confessar
- Romanian: a recunoaște deschiso greșeală
- Russian: признавать(ся)
- Spanish: reconocer admitir
- Swedish: erkänna
- Thai: สารภาพ
- Turkish: sahip çıkmak
- Ukrainian: зізнаватися
- Vietnamese: thú nhận
Definition of own up from the Collins English Dictionary
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