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