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To own something, or to be owned - thesaurus

Synonyms

belong to

to be owned by someone

own

verb

to legally have something, especially because you have bought it

possess

verb

formal to own a physical object

have

verb

to own something

keep

verb

to own animals and look after them

hold

verb

formal to own money or property

hold

verb

formal to have a document that allows you to do something

have in

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

got

verb

spoken used for saying ‘have’ in informal speech

sorted

adjective

Britishspoken used for saying that you have the things that you need

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be in possession of something

to have something

be in someone’s gift

if something is in your gift, you have the right to give it to someone

have everything

to have all the qualities or possessions that you need in order to be happy or successful

have got

spoken used especially in speech to mean ‘have’

have sole ownership/responsibility etc

to be the only person who owns something/is responsible for something etc

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