[oh-ner-op-uh-rey-ter] /ˈoʊ nərˈɒp əˌreɪ tər/
a driver, especially of a truck or taxicab, who owns and operates a vehicle used to earn a living.
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
[ohn] /oʊn/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to oneself or itself (usually used after a possessive to emphasize the idea of ownership, interest, or relation conveyed by the possessive): He spent only his own money. 2. (used as an intensifier to indicate oneself as the sole agent of some activity or action, preceded […]