dueño translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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dueño

, a      sm/f  
1    (=propietario)   [+de casa, coche, perro]   owner  
[+de negocio]  
owner, proprietor/proprietress  
[+de pensión, taberna]  
landlord/landlady  
¿quién es el dueño del caballo?      who is the owner of the horse?, who owns the horse?  
cambiar de dueño      to change hands  
2    ser dueño de: ser dueño de la situación      to be the master of the situation, have the situation in hand  
la marina era dueña de los mares      the navy was mistress of the seas  
ser dueño de sí mismo      to have self-control  
eres dueño de hacer lo que te parezca      you can do as you please  
hacerse dueño de algo      to take over sth, take control of sth  
hacerse dueño de una situación      to take command of a situation  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

dueña, duelo, Duero, dueto

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
take control of sth
exp.
to take over sth
nm.
absolute owner
[BIZ]
exp.
to have self-control
exp.
to take command of a situation
exp.
who is the owner of the horse?
exp.
who owns the horse?
exp.
you can do as you please
exp.
have the situation in hand
exp.
to be the master of the situation
exp.
to change hands
exp.
the cost of repairs will be met by the owner
exp.
repairs will be paid for by the owner
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'dueño' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
nuevo dueño
exp.
dueño y señor
n.
el dueño por defecto
[INFO]
n.
el dueño de la lista
[INFO]
exp.
como si dueño del lugar
exp.
ser dueño de la situación
n.
el dueño de pleno derecho
[BIZ]
exp.
es dueño de tres periódicos
exp.
ser dueño de sí mismo
exp.
ser dueño de su propia vida
"dueño": examples and translations in context
Tiene mucho valor para su dueño. - It's of great value for its owner.
Estamos tratando de localizar al dueño actual. We're still trying to locate the counter owner.
Debéis ser dueño de vuestro destino. You must be the master of your own destiny.
Encontrarás al dueño de esta casa. You'll find evidence of the master of this house...
Hablé con el dueño del edificio. Sir, I just talked to the building's owner.
Mi padre solía trabajar con el dueño en limpieza. - Oh, my father used to work with the owner in sanitation.
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