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noun as in person who has possession of


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Last week, property owners were beaten by security guards as they confronted a real-estate developer who defrauded them.

When the police showed up, it was the property owners who were arrested.

After World War I, unions began their losing and lethal battle with textile owners across the South.

As you put it, “letting some business owners exercise their conscience would cause no harm to gays.”

The NFL cares about only one thing: protecting the 32 franchise owners.

In 1779 they frequently stopped waggons travelling on that day, and fined the owners for so doing.

Thus the rapacity of Capital defeats itself, and actually impoverishes its owners when it deprives Labor of a fair reward.

To such persons does he open the doors to pay them, while they are shut on the wretched owners without recourse.

He captured two, whom he shot, and burned two or three houses whose owners had been harboring the gang.

In summer time its owners and their friends frequently tea within its venerable trunk.

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On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to owners, such as: partner, proprietor, holder, squire, heir, and governor.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.