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Owners and ownership - synonyms or related words

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

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