Owner

  • 1 owner — own‧er [ˈəʊnə ǁ ˈoʊnər] noun [countable] 1. a person or organization that owns something: • Legally, the buyer becomes the owner at the instant the contract is made. • The bank s new fixed rate mortgage is proving popular with home owners. owner… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 owner — own·er n: one with an interest in and often dominion over property: as a: legal owner in this entry b: one with the right to exclusive use, control, or possession of property c: a purchaser under a contract for the sale of real property see also …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Owner — Own er, n. One who owns; a rightful proprietor; one who has the legal or rightful title, whether he is the possessor or not. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 owner — [n] person who has possession of something buyer, governor, heir, heir apparent, heiress, heritor, holder, keeper, landowner, legatee, partner, possessor, proprietor, purchaser, sharer, squire, titleholder; concepts 343,347,414 Ant. leaser,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 5 owner — ► NOUN ▪ a person who owns something. DERIVATIVES ownership noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 owner — The person in whom is vested the ownership, dominion, or title of property; proprietor. He who has dominion of a thing, real or personal, corporeal or incorporeal, which he has a right to enjoy and do with as he pleases, even to spoil or destroy… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 7 owner — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ sole ▪ part ▪ I m part owner of the restaurant. ▪ joint ▪ former, original …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 8 owner — own|er W2S2 [ˈəunə US ˈounər] n someone who owns something owner of ▪ I met the owner of the local hotel. original/previous/new owner ▪ the club s new owners ▪ He was now the proud owner of a bright red sports car. car owner/dog owner etc ▪ Dog… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 owner — noun (C) someone who owns something (+ of): I met the owner of the local hotel. | the proud owner of: the proud owner of a bright red sports car | car owner/dog owner etc: Dog owners have been warned to keep their animals under control. | home… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 owner */*/*/ — UK [ˈəʊnə(r)] / US [ˈoʊnər] noun [countable] Word forms owner : singular owner plural owners someone who owns something a restaurant/supermarket/hotel owner owner of: I am the owner of three antique cars. previous owner (= someone who owned a… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 owner — One who has complete dominion over particular property. 42 Am J1st Prop § 37. The person in whom the legal or equitable title rests. Anno: 2 ALR 779, s.95 ALR 1086. In common understanding, the person who, in case of the destruction of property,… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 12 owner — n. 1) a part owner 2) the lawful, rightful owner * * * [ əʊnə] rightful owner a part owner the lawful …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 owner — own|er [ ounər ] noun count *** someone who owns something: restaurant/supermarket/hotel owners owner of: I am the owner of three antique cars. previous owner (=someone who owned a particular thing before you): The previous owners had made the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 owner — [[t]o͟ʊnə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ owners N COUNT: usu with supp The owner of something is the person to whom it belongs. → See also , landowner The owner of the store was sweeping his floor when I walked in... Every pet owner knows their animal has its own… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 owner*/*/*/ — [ˈəʊnə] noun [C] someone who owns something a restaurant/supermarket/hotel owner[/ex] I am the owner of three cars.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 owner —   Mea, ona, haku.    ♦ House owner, mea hale, ka mea nona ka hale.    ♦ Canoe owner, mea wa a …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 17 owner — / əυnə/ noun a person who owns something ♦ goods sent at owner’s risk a situation where the owner has to insure the goods while they are being transported …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 18 owner — / əυnə/ noun a person who owns something ● The owners of a company are its shareholders. ♦ goods sent at owner’s risk a situation where the owner has to insure the goods while they are being transported …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 19 owner — noun a) One who owns (something). Are you the owner of this car? b) captain of a ship Syn: possessor, proprietor See Also: own …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 owner — noun the owner is no longer interested in selling Syn: possessor, holder, proprietor/proprietress, homeowner, landowner, freeholder, landlord, landlady …

    Thesaurus of popular words