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Owners and ownership - thesaurus

Synonyms

owner

noun

someone who owns something

personal

adjective

used about things that you own

ownership

noun

legal possession of something, usually something big and valuable

holder

noun

someone who owns something or who has been given something

proprietorial

adjective

typical of an owner

proprietary

adjective

formal relating to owning something

proprietorial

adjective

relating to owning something

proprietor

noun

formal someone who owns a business

possessor

noun

formal someone who owns or has something

possession

noun

formal a situation in which you have or own something

beneficial owner

noun

the person or people that enjoy the benefits of owning an asset, who may be different from the person or people whose name the asset is held in

beneficial ownership

noun

a situation where one person or group enjoys the benefits of owning an asset even though another person or group is the legal owner

community property

noun

the idea that property owned by either a husband or wife is considered to be owned equally by both

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(all) to yourself

for you alone and no one else

bearer

noun

formal the bearer of a title or official document is the person who it belongs to or who has the right to have it

in someone’s possession

if something is in someone’s possession, they have it

proprietary

adjective

formal typical of an owner

someone’s very own

used for emphasizing that something belongs to someone and not to anyone else

something has someone’s name on it

used for saying that someone should have something, or that it is suitable for them

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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