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own

Own is a 3 letter word which starts with the letter O and ends with the letter N for which we found 3 definitions.

Definition
(v. t.) To grant; to acknowledge; to admit to be true; to confess; to recognize in a particular character; as we own that we have forfeited your love.
(a.) Belonging to; belonging exclusively or especially to; peculiar; -- most frequently following a possessive pronoun as my our thy your his her its their in order to emphasize or intensify the idea of property peculiar interest or exclusive ownership; as my own father; my own composition; my own idea; at my own price.
(a.) To hold as property; to have a legal or rightful title to; to be the proprietor or possessor of; to possess; as to own a house.

Syllable Information

The word own is a 3 letter word that has 1 syllable . The syllable division for own is: own



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