Example sentences for: owning

How can you use “owning” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Book retailing was a genteel and polite profession, too, with few booksellers owning more than one store.

  • There was also a campaign of official discrimination against Chinese and Japanese immigrants, excluding them from owning land and preventing further immigration.

  • And when you consider that Steve Case said today he's committed to open access over Time Warner's wires--that is, people who get high-speed Internet access from Time Warner cable will be able to use ISPs other than AOL--actually owning the wires doesn't seem to add that much to the value of AOL.

  • But there arises then the question of equality in the exercise of basic legal rights, like owning property, serving on a jury, and testifying as a witness in court.

  • The medium income group included households owning at least a bicycle or radio, and either a television, electricity, or telephone.

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