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See definition of owns on Dictionary.com
  • verbpossess; be responsible for
  • verbacknowledge, admit

synonyms for owns

  • boast
  • control
  • dominate
  • enjoy
  • have
  • hold
  • keep
  • occupy
  • retain
  • inherit
  • reserve
  • be in possession of
  • be possessed of
  • fall heir to
  • have in hand
  • have rights
  • have title
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antonyms for owns

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  • abandon
  • forsake
  • give up
  • lack
  • let go
  • need
  • release
  • surrender
  • want
  • yield
  • deny
  • disavow
  • dispossess
  • lose
  • reject
  • sell
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How to use owns in a sentence

Only a creditor who owns a demand or provable claim can vote at creditors' meetings.
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A partner of a firm who owns stock in a corporation may represent the stock in all meetings.
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As long as Crane and Keith owns anything in this neighborhood I hain't got plenty of it.
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These farmhouses are much better built than those which the average pioneer farmer in Australia owns.
CAMPAIGN PICTURES OF THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA (1899-1900)A. G. HALES
Yessum, I'se glad slavery am over; we owns dis home an' some chickens, but we shore does need de ole age pension.
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The government owns the land, except tracts here and there suitable for farming.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
As for the few articles of furniture that she owns, she is to let us know what disposal we are to make of them.'
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
Who do you reckon owns this house and two hundred acres o' land roundabouts?
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
You had no business to turn a newspaper against a man who owns half of it without giving him a chance to get off the track.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
The family which owns that hut is seated on the edge of the platform and are watching us with as much interest as we watch them.
ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON
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