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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who owns and sometimes also operates a store or business.

Usage examples (40)
  • The proprietor of the store insisted that they carry a large variety of candy bars.
  • Will you call the proprietor of the hotel, McCann?
  • The proprietor is reeeeally proud of his royal heritage.
  • The proprietor is an interesting guy named Gilberto Penzo. for more
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