own translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "own" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /əun/
to have as a possession
poseer, tener, ser dueño de
I own a car.
to admit that something is true
confesar, admitir
I own that I have not been working very hard.
owner noun a person who owns something
propietario, dueño
Are you the owner of that car?
ownership noun
get one’s own back to revenge oneself
vengarse, desquitarse, tomarse la revancha
He has beaten me this time, but I’ll get my own back (on him).
own up phrasal verb ( often with to) to admit that one has done something
He owned up to having broken the window.
Translations of “own”
in Arabic يَمْتَلِك…
in Korean 소유하다…
in Malaysian mempunyai, mengaku…
in French posséder, avouer…
in Turkish sahip olmak…
in Italian possedere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 合法擁有, (合法)擁有…
in Russian иметь, владеть…
in Polish posiadać…
in Vietnamese sở hữu, thừa nhận…
in Portuguese possuir, ter…
in Thai เป็นเจ้าของ, ยอมรับ…
in German besitzen, eingestehen…
in Catalan posseir…
in Japanese ~を所有する…
in Indonesian memiliki, mengakui…
in Chinese (Simplified) 合法拥有, (合法)拥有…
(Definition of own from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


made of gold

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Read More