Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who owns (something).
  • n. captain of a ship

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who owns; a rightful proprietor; one who has the legal or rightful title, whether he is the possessor or not.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who owns; the rightful proprietor; one who has the legal or rightful title, whether he is the possessor or not; in a general sense, one who has or possesses.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (law) someone who owns (is legal possessor of) a business
  • n. a person who owns something

Etymologies

own +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Get the owner: owner = container. fetch_person ( '@owner')

    Planet MYOSS

  • \ "Pequod\",: owner = > @owner it \ "works when updated by admin\" do end admin = User. create!

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  • User) - InputObject $process - PassThru} $owners = ($appendedprocesses | select owner) foreach ($owner in $owners) $evtdescription = "PowerShell process is being run under the next account:" + $owner.

    TechNet Blogs

  • I'm sure the wines are fine, and I'll probably buy the sauvignon blanc some day, because I select my wines based on how cool I thought the label owner was when I was a kid.

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  • Until then, I use the word owner apolitically, for convenience and with no other motive.

    INSIDE OF A DOG

  • Regan had always wanted us to sign with them and maintained a friendship with Frank, the label owner, in my absence.

    I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone

  • Storyline: Christopher calls at a local whorehouse to collect protection money, but the owner is short for the third week running.

    Sopranos episode guide #18: Big Girls Don't Cry

  • And there are still doubts internally at Universal Music about whether a deal will be reached soon, according to another person familiar with the label owner's plans.

    Reuters: Top News

  • The net result is that Soltera has paid a total of US$150,000 to the title owner and has acquired:

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

  • El Torno in a 90%-10% joint venture with the title owner for a period of four years renewable for a further four years, and Sur Eureka, the first right of refusal for three years (until 30 July 2013) on a 2,926 hectare property that has copper-gold potential, is located strategically within the prospective copper belt area, and is only 5 km away from the El Torno gold property.

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

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