Synonyms of own in English:

own


See definition of own

adjective

1‘he has his own reasons’

SYNONYMS

personal, individual, particular, private, personalized, idiosyncratic, characteristic, unique

rare especial

ANTONYMS

shared, common


verb

1‘I own this house’

SYNONYMS

be the owner of, possess, be the possessor of, be the proud possessor of, have in one's possession, have to one's name, count among one's possessions, have, keep, retain, maintain, hold, be blessed with, enjoy, boast

2‘she had to own that she felt a little that way herself’

SYNONYMS

admit, allow, concede, grant, accept, accede, acknowledge, recognize, agree, confess


Phrases

    own up

      ‘we so often feel guilty and are afraid to own up’

      SYNONYMS

      confess, confess to, admit to, admit guilt, plead guilty, accept blame, accept responsibility, acknowledge, acknowledge that, tell the truth, tell the truth about, make a clean breast of it, tell all

      informal

      come clean, come clean about, spill the beans, get something off one's chest

      ANTONYMS

      hush up, conceal