come into its own

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Related to come into its own: gunning for

come into its (or your) own

become fully effective, used, or recognized.
See also: come, own

come ˌinto your/its ˈown

have the opportunity to show how good or useful you are or something is: When the traffic’s as bad as this, a bicycle really comes into its own.It was only when she became Health Secretary that she came into her own.
See also: come, own