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verb as in possess; be responsible for

verb as in acknowledge, admit

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Duarte owns a small plot of land where she grazes cattle and grows beans, maize, bananas, and oranges.

Louis Bacon, another big donor, owns land all over the world, including a grouse-hunting estate in Scotland.

Loeb owns a $100 million penthouse on Central Park West and a $50 million yacht.

Cumulus Media, which now owns the former Dial Global, declined to comment on the suit for this story.

With her husband, Johnson owns a retail gun shop and raises two boys.

Only a creditor who owns a demand or provable claim can vote at creditors' meetings.

A partner of a firm who owns stock in a corporation may represent the stock in all meetings.

As long as Crane and Keith owns anything in this neighborhood I hain't got plenty of it.

These farmhouses are much better built than those which the average pioneer farmer in Australia owns.

The government owns the land, except tracts here and there suitable for farming.


On this page you'll find 67 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to owns, such as: control, enjoy, dominate, boast, keep, and occupy.

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