proprietor

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proprietor

n. the owner of anything, but particularly the owner of a business operated by that individual.

proprietor

noun dominus, householder, landlord, landowner, manager, master, owner, possessor, proprietary
See also: director, employer, landholder, landlord, landowner, principal, tenant

PROPRIETOR. The owner. (q.v.)

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The matchplay final wasn't exactly brilliant as neither Els - who seems to regard this title as proprietorially as Michael Schumacher regards the average Grand Prix, and won for the sixth time - nor Westwood was on top form.
In his poem, Brome urges, proprietorially, that 'Thou World, Read and Collect all, here, exprest', further suggesting that it was Brome himself who was the collector.
And it crosses my mind, not in a serious way, that he may be part of the society, or may once have been part of it, but now Ricky's cast him off to induct me--yet my eyes flash proprietorially all the same before I rush to catch up with Picky, crossing the deck for the shack.