Definition of own

Definition of own
  1. own Verb To have rightful possession of (property, goods or capital); "To possess by right; to have the right of property in; to have the legal right or rightful title to." (Ref 1)
  2. own Verb To claim as one's own; to answer to.
  3. own Verb To defeat or embarrass; to overwhelm.
  4. own Verb To virtually or figuratively enslave.
  5. own Verb To illicitly obtain "super-user" or "root" access into a computer system thereby having access to all of the user files on that system; pwn.
  6. own Verb To admit to be true; concede, grant, allow, acknowledge, confess; not to deny; to admit to be true. (Ref 2)
  7. own Verb To acknowledge or admit the possession or ownership of. (Ref 3)
  8. own Adjective Belonging to; possessed; proper to;
  9. own Adjective peculiar, domestic;
  10. own Adjective not foreign;
  11. own Verb To recognise, to acknowledge responsibility for, to admit to be true.
  12. own Verb To confess.
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