owned
owned owned adj. having an owner; often used in combination; as, state-owned railways. Opposite of {unowned}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • -owned — [əʊnd ǁ oʊnd] suffix added to other words in order to say who owns something or how much of it they own: • It has 55 company owned stores and 130 franchised stores in 21 states. • The family owned concern is proudly independent. • the jointly… …   Financial and business terms

  • owned — owned; un·owned; …   English syllables

  • owned — 1. (Owned) (5058↑, 1139↓) v. owned, 0wned, pwned, 0wn3d, pwn3d, own3d. v. tr. To be made a fool of; To make a fool of; To confound or prove wrong; embarrasing someone: Being embarrased. I owned you in counter strike. You were owned at the party… …   Urban English dictionary

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  • -owned — [[t] oʊnd[/t]] COMB in ADJ owned combines with nouns, adjectives, and adverbs to form adjectives that indicate who owns something. More than 50 state owned companies have been sold since the early 1980s. ...the Japanese owned Bel Air Hotel in Los …   English dictionary

  • owned —    second hand    A refinement of the pre owned theme. In 1999 prospective customers were being invited in advertisements to buy owned Rolls Royce motor cars, as though there were also a store of abandoned vehicles from which to draw, if they so… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • Owned — Own Own, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Owned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Owning}.] [OE. ohnien, ahnien, AS. [=a]gnian, fr. [=a]gen own, a. See {Own}, a.] To hold as property; to have a legal or rightful title to; to be the proprietor or possessor of; to possess;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • OWNED — (Roget s Thesaurus II) Index owned noun birthright (2), claim, claimant, effect, holding, land, monopoly, owner, ownership, resource …   English dictionary for students

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