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Definition 1: (law) someone who owns (is legal possessor of) a business - [noun denoting person]

Samples where owner or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he is the owner of a chain of restaurants

Synonyms for owner in the sense of this definition

(owner is a kind of ...) a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)

(... is a kind of owner ) an owner or manager of a company that is engaged in lumbering

(... is a kind of owner ) the proprietor of a saloon

(... is a kind of owner ) the proprietor of a restaurant

(... is a kind of owner ) an owner of property who receives payment for its use by another person

(... is a kind of owner ) the proprietor of a newspaper

(... is a kind of owner ) a woman proprietor

(... is a kind of owner ) the proprietor of an inn

(... is a kind of owner ) owner who lets another person use something (housing usually) for hire

(... is a kind of owner ) someone who grants a lease

(... is a kind of owner ) the proprietor of a bookstore

(owner belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

Definition 2: a person who owns something - [noun denoting person]

Samples where owner or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they are searching for the owner of the car
  • who is the owner of that friendly smile?

Synonyms for owner in the sense of this definition

(owner is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of owner ) a person who holds something

"they held two hostages" "he holds the trophy" "she holds a United States passport"

(... is a kind of owner ) someone who owns a home

(... is a kind of owner ) a person who owns something in common with others

(... is a kind of owner ) someone who saves (especially money)

(... is a kind of owner ) someone who owns a ship or a share in a ship

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