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.
to take over sth
exp.
take control of sth
nm.
absolute owner
[BIZ]
exp.
to have self-control
exp.
to take command of a situation
exp.
who owns the horse?
exp.
who is the owner of 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.
ser dueño de sí mismo
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 su propia vida
"dueño": examples and translations in context
Al Swearengen, dueño y propietario. Al Swearengen, owner and proprietor.
El nombre del dueño es Abdullah. Abdullah is the owner's name.
Es dueño de la ferretería local. He owned the local hardware store.
Quien fuera el dueño no sigue vivo... Whoever owned it is no longer alive...
- Estoy acostándome con el dueño. I'm sleeping with the landlord.
El dueño no me quería dejar entrar. The landlord was kind enough to allow me in.
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