place to call (one's) own

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place to call (one's) own

One's own home. After spending a year sleeping on friends' couches to save money, I was ready to have a place to call my own.
See also: call, own, place

a place to call one's own

a home of one's very own. I am tired of living with my parents. I want a place to call my own.
See also: call, own, place
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I only want what everyone else wants - a place to call my own where I can live in some small bit of comfort.
Just a place to call my own so I could give her her own room.
I am blind and yet they've left me waiting six months for a place to call my own.
I am homeless and blind and yet they've left me waiting six months for a place to call my own.