[oh-ner-ok-yuh-pahyd] /ˈoʊ nərˈɒk yəˌpaɪd/
(of a home, apartment, etc.) used as a residence by the owner.
(Brit) a person who owns or is in the process of buying the house or flat he lives in
[oh-ner-op-uh-rey-ter] /ˈoʊ nərˈɒp əˌreɪ tər/ noun 1. a driver, especially of a truck or taxicab, who owns and operates a vehicle used to earn a living. 2. a person who both owns and operates a business.
[oh-ner-ship] /ˈoʊ nərˌʃɪp/ noun 1. the state or fact of being an . 2. legal right of possession; proprietorship. /ˈəʊnəʃɪp/ noun 1. the state or fact of being an owner 2. legal right of possession; proprietorship n. 1580s, from owner + -ship. Ownership society (2003) was popularized by U.S. president George W. Bush.
- Ownership flat
noun 1. (NZ) a flat owned by the occupier
- Ownership society
noun a society in which personal responsibility, economic liberty, and the owning of property are promoted Examples He shares ideas on what a real ownership society would require. Word Origin fr George W. Bush