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Meaning of “owner” in the English Dictionary

"owner" in British English

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ownernoun [C]

uk   /ˈəʊ.nər/  us   /ˈoʊ.nɚ/
B1 someone who ​owns something: Are you the owner of this ​car? We still haven't ​found the dog's owner.

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(Definition of owner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"owner" in Business English

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ownernoun [C]

uk   us   /əʊnər/
a ​person or ​organization that ​owns something: the owner of sth He is the owner of a ​chain of ​hotels.business/home/car owner Most ​business owners will ​find the ​help of a ​financialadviserinvaluable.new/present/former owner The group's ​former owner made $1.35 ​billion from the ​sale. the joint/​majority/​sole owner The ​land is now in the ​hands of a private owner.
(Definition of owner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “owner”
in Arabic مالِك…
in Korean 주인…
in Portuguese dono, -a, proprietário…
in Catalan propietari, -ària…
in Japanese 所有者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 所有者, 主人, 物主…
in Turkish sahip, malik…
in Russian владелец…
in Chinese (Traditional) 所有者, 主人, 物主…
in Italian proprietario, -a…
in Polish właściciel/ka…
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