own is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

own Scrabble score: 6

Meaning of own

  • to maintain one's position or condition
  • belonging to oneself or itself usually used following a possessive case or possessive adjective cooked my own dinner
  • to receive the recognition that one's abilities merit
  • belonging to oneself
  • of or belonging to
  • ed to express immediate or direct kinship an own son an own sister
  • living or functioning without dependence on others; independent
  • to have as a possession [v -ED, -ING, -S]
  • to take possession of that which is due or owed one
  • by dint of one's own efforts, resources, or sense of responsibility; independently
  • to possess
  • to get revenge and thereby a sense of personal satisfaction, as for a slight or a previous setback; get even with somebody or something
  • to acknowledge
  • to be equal to the opposition