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To own something, or to be owned

belong to

to be owned by someone

own

verb

to legally have something, especially because you have bought it

possess

verb

to own a physical object

have

verb

to own something

keep

verb

to own animals and take care of them

hold

verb

to own money or property

hold

verb

to have a document that allows you to do something

have in

to have a supply of something that you regularly use in your house, for example food, drink, or fuel

got

verb

used for saying “have” in informal speech

sorted

adjective

used for saying that you have the things that you need

pre-roll

a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video

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breakfast rave

a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …

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