Definition of own:

part of speech: verb

See under owe.

part of speech: verb

To hold or possess by right; to avow; to confess.

part of speech: adjective

Belonging to, or that belongs to; peculiar; possessed; used after the poss. pronouns, my, thy, his, her, our, your, their, to render them emphatic, as our own.

Usage examples:

Word of the day

storm window

An outer window to protect the inner from the effects of storms, and for greater warmth in winter. ...