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.

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