What is owner?

  • (noun): A person who owns something.
    Example: "They are searching for the owner of the car"; "who is the owner of that friendly smile?"
    Synonyms: possessor
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on owner:

Bay City (Another World) - Around Town - Restaurants
... January 1989-1993 (Manager Ada Hobson) Carlino's Restaurant, November 1995-May 1999 (Owner and manager Joe Carlino) Daily Grind, April 1993-September 1994 (Manager Ryan Harrison) The Fireside ... remodelled in September 1995 (Former manager and co-owner Ian Rain ... Former owner Spencer Harrison ...
USS Kingfisher (SP-76)
... Navy on 8 May 1917 from her owner, R. 1919 she was ordered returned to her former owner. 22 January, and was turned over to her previous owner 4 March ...
Chigwell - Famous Residents
... Hurst, footballer Harriet King, Victorian poet Don Lewin, owner of Clinton Cards Gary Lucy, actor, PC Will Fletcher in The Bill Bobby Moore, footballer, captain of the 1966 FIFA World Cup-winning ... Silverton, BBC newsreader, pupil at West Hatch High School Alan Sugar, entrepreneur, former owner of Amstrad, host of The Apprentice Adel Taarabt ...
Express Trust
... Where property is passed from an owner to a person an implied express trust, but no gift is made by the owner to that person, it is therefore held for the owner by the person, and this is the ...
Woodlawn Vase - Owner, Trainer and Jockey Replicas
... $40,000 is given annually to the winning owner to keep permanently ... It is awarded to the winning owner of the Preakness Stakes on a permanent basis ...

More definitions of "owner":

  • (noun): (law) someone who owns (is legal possessor of) a business.
    Example: "He is the owner of a chain of restaurants"
    Synonyms: proprietor

Famous quotes containing the word owner:

    The only thing that was dispensed free to the old New Bedford whalemen was a Bible. A well-known owner of one of that city’s whaling fleets once described the Bible as the best cheap investment a shipowner could make.
    —For the State of Massachusetts, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    To relive the relationship between owner and slave we can consider how we treat our cars and dogs—a dog exercising a somewhat similar leverage on our mercies and an automobile being comparable in value to a slave in those days.
    Edward Hoagland (b. 1932)

    In England and America a beard usually means that its owner would rather be considered venerable than virile; on the continent of Europe it often means that its owner makes a special claim to virility.
    Rebecca West (1892–1983)