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Meaning of "ownsome" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OWNSOME

ownsome  [ˈəʊnsəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OWNSOME

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ownsome is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OWNSOME MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ownsome in the English dictionary

The definition of ownsome in the dictionary is a solitary state.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OWNSOME


burdensome
ˈbɜːdənsəm
burthensome
ˈbɜːðənsəm
greensome
ˈɡriːnsəm
hansom
ˈhænsəm
lonesome
ˈləʊnsəm
overburdensome
ˌəʊvərˈbɜːdənsəm
pensum
ˈpɛnsəm
ransom
ˈrænsəm
Ransome
ˈrænsəm
responsum
rɪˈspɒnsəm
sensum
ˈsɛnsəm
transom
ˈtrænsəm
unhandsome
ʌnˈhænsəm
winsome
ˈwɪnsəm
yawnsome
ˈjɔːnsəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OWNSOME

own
own brand
own goal
own label
own-brand
own-label
ownable
owner
owner-driver
owner-occupation
owner-occupied
owner-occupied house
owner-occupier
ownerless
ownership
ownership flat
owny-o
owre
owrecome
owt

WORDS THAT END LIKE OWNSOME

awsome
bothersome
centrosome
chromosome
cumbersome
fearsome
flavoursome
foursome
fulsome
gruesome
handsome
lysosome
sex chromosome
some
threesome
tiresome
troublesome
twosome
wholesome
worrisome

Synonyms and antonyms of ownsome in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ownsome» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OWNSOME

Find out the translation of ownsome to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ownsome from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ownsome» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

ownsome
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ownsome
570 millions of speakers

English

ownsome
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ownsome
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ownsome
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ownsome
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ownsome
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ownsome
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ownsome
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sendiri
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ownsome
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ownsome
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ownsome
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dhewe
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

ownsome
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ownsome
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मालक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ownsome
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ownsome
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ownsome
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ownsome
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ownsome
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

ownsome
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ownsome
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

ownsome
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

ownsome
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ownsome

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OWNSOME»

The term «ownsome» is used very little and occupies the 192.052 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OWNSOME» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ownsome

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OWNSOME»

Discover the use of ownsome in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ownsome and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional ...
144, Summer/Winter 1986-1987 Ownsome adjective - on your ownsome alone UK, 1939 • George Bush seemed ready to go Saddam-hunting all on his OWnSOme[.] — The Guardian, 16th December 2002 own up verb to admit, to confess us, ...
Eric Partridge, Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor, 2006
2
Brunswick Records: New York sessions, 1927-1931
NY, Aug 16, 1927 Orch: — A.M. Room #2 E24243-4-5 A night in June (v I AH) E24246 A night in June E6379-0-81 A night in June (vIx&H) Vo 15607 E24247-8- 9 All by my ownsome (vL&H) E24250 All by my ownsome E6382-3-84 All by my ...
Ross Laird, 2001
3
A Song for Nero
ownsome. Just me. Fuck it, I thought. Because, I know me. I know I'm not a hero, or a good man, or very much of a man at all. I'm a little Greek thief with a face like a rat. People know what to expect from me. I know what to expect from me, and ...
Thomas Holt, 2009
4
Hawk Quest
In the fens, Snorri be king. Any harm comes to me, ye'll never git out on yer ownsome.” Wayland saw his hand brush a knife ground to a sliver. Snorri cackled . “I makes ye nervous, don't I?I makesyetwitchy.” “Look at the dog. Go on, look at it .
Robert Lyndon, 2013
5
Ritual Murder (Inspector Ben Jurnet 2) (Bello)
Running a temperature, I shouldn't be surprised. And out without a coat and all!” Shetuttutted, and finished, “Couldn't Jack runyou home, Mr Jurnet, andthen do whatever itisneeds doingonhis ownsome?” “Looks worse than it is,” said Jurnet, ...
S. T. Haymon, 2012
6
Poetry
No matter how far from the Dixon line, How unAfric the shade of our pelts: Not ours, not ours your class-combine, We're working for somebody else — Milking somebody else's ownsome cow, Calling somebody else's swine, Doing somebody ...
Harriet Monroe, Morton Dauwen Zabel, George Dillon, 1939
7
Necroscope: Invaders
... old man had passed her a beer that she held unopened in her hand. She must have asked him if he was all alone out here, and he was in the process of answering: "Alone? Me? Naw, not much. And anyway I enjoys bein' on me ownsome ...
Brian Lumley, 2000
8
Edgewater Angels: A Novel
Visit me? In the winter just to come? \7V1thout ever having had to figure out a way to ask him myself, which I'd mostly felt like doing during our whole telephonetime together, he'd up and offered to visit me all on his very ownsome. It 'd been too ...
Sandro Meallet, 2007
9
The Leopard
'I've spoken to folk in Skog's circle, which was small, as he was an oddball, unusually intense and travelled around the world on his ownsome. Two persons in all. The landlady. And a girl we traced via the phone numbers he had rung in the ...
Jo Nesbo, 2011
10
The Twilight Watch
This peasants son was an Other, and he asked us to step in to help his father, who was so depressed he almost made himself a noose out of that rope . . . So I moved in. all on my ownsome, got myself some property, even started cosying up to ...
Sergei Lukyanenko, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OWNSOME»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ownsome is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Cern's Large Hadron Collider has discovered a new type of particle
... more you try to separate them from their quarks; no-one has seen a 'naked quark' all on its ownsome and theory predicts that you never will. «BT.com, Jul 15»
2
Gaybo was right - this is about women and sex
... all on their evil-minded ownsome. Their children, if they were allowed to keep them, were often called "bastards" and the women themselves ... «Irish Independent, Jun 15»
3
Shelby Lynne: I Can't Imagine (take 1)
Ultimately, for coming back to the label system after so many years on her ownsome, I Can't Imagine feels like a remarkably minor record in her ... «PopMatters, May 15»
4
Ballarat's toxic legacy of sexual abuse by clergy
I'd be out back on my ownsome again and probably contemplating suicide again. And it's not a good place to be. ANDREW COLLINS, ABUSE ... «ABC Local, May 15»
5
Blur - "Go Out" (video) (Single Review)
... and then going out to the local (and sometimes, the lo-o-o-cal) on his ownsome, all while Coxon unleashes all the distortion he can out of his ... «PopMatters, Feb 15»
6
Sadie Frost's girlie Goa getaway
When the kids returned to England, Frost remarked: “Off on my ownsome. Goodbye @lirisaw @hpcs_law @djlaw — Bye Kerala.” ... «Courier Mail, Jan 15»
7
Six ways to make being alone at Christmas the best Christmas Day …
... they can't stand you so booked a flight to Barbados for the break – you appear to be spending Christmas day all on your ownsome. But that's ... «Metro, Dec 14»
8
Mrs Cowan's boy - Rory Cowan from 'Mrs Brown's Boys'
... ("I have a lot of money in the bank") but upon reflection he thought there would be no point in rattling around a big house on his ownsome. «Irish Independent, Nov 14»
9
Cricket on Fairfax Radio: It's like being able to advertise on the ABC
... compared to, say, the veteran Tim Webster on his ownsome for six hours in the studio is like dinner for eight at Tetsuya's compared to an egg ... «Radioinfo, Nov 14»
10
Fear and loathing on the Scottish campaign trail - it's Labour's turn next
Labour SHOULD have stood aside, and allowed Cameron to defend his multitudinous errors all on his ownsome. Sadly, unforgivably, they ... «The Guardian, Sep 14»

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