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Adjective: owned  ownd
  1. Having an owner; often used in combination
    "state-owned railways"
Verb: own  own
  1. Have ownership or possession of
    "He owns three houses in Florida";
    - have, possess
  2. Admit or acknowledge a wrongdoing or error
    "the writer of the anonymous letter owned up after they identified his handwriting";
    - make a clean breast of, own up, fess up [informal], cop [N. Amer, informal], cop to [N. Amer, informal], come clean [informal], fess [informal]

See also: closely-held

Type of: concede, confess, profess

Antonym: unowned

Encyclopedia: Owned