To keep control over or maintain (oneself, one's mind, etc.)
To defend or hold against criticism or attack:
To allow or consent to the fulfillment of (something requested):
To hold in restraint; check:
(Eccles.) To tell (one's sins) to God, esp. in public worship service or in private
(--- Sports) To allow (a goal or point, for example) to be scored by the opposing team or player.
To acknowledge or declare openly and unashamedly:
To grant license to; to permit; to consent to.
To allow or warrant
(Copulative) To remain in a state.
Reserve is defined as to save or secure, particularly for future use.
To talk or write about oneself or something related to oneself in a proud or self-admiring way.
To dominate is defined as to have or take control, or to get all the attention.
To hold possession of by tenure
To get and keep control of; keep from relaxing or lapsing
To be approved of; gain acceptance:
To be in need
To be in need
To let (oneself) become unable to find the way.
To refuse to give sufficient parental affection or care to (a child or young animal).
Disavow is defined as to deny any association or responsibility.
To refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own.
To deny is defined as to refuse to admit something, refuse to agree to something, refuse to acknowledge something or refuse to accept something.
Want is defined as to feel a wish, desire or need for something.
To assert positively; to tell with confidence; to aver; to maintain as true.
Find another word for owning. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for owning, like: retaining, recognizing, possessing, maintaining, granting, controlling, confessing, conceding, avowing, allowing and admitting.