owner

Part of speech: noun

One who has the right to or possession of a thing.

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Usage examples "owner":

  1. " I understand all this now," he repeated, " and before we go any further, I must tell you one thing; I shall never be owner of Castle Richmond." - "Castle Richmond", Anthony Trollope.
  2. The post- master, on seeing him, felt so certain his owner was at the door, that he delivered the bag to him, with which he ran home while his master was seeking him. - "Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals", R. Lee.
  3. It wasn't possible that anyone, even the owner of the Washington, would take her Uncle Larry's work from him just because a little girl was living with him? - "Mary Rose of Mifflin", Frances R. Sterrett.