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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

ser dueño de v.
be the master of; be owner of

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to take over sth
nm.
absolute owner
[BIZ]
exp.
take control of sth
exp.
to have self-control
v.
have the situation in hand; be the master of the situation
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.
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
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"dueño": examples and translations in context
Estamos tratando de localizar al dueño actual. We're still trying to locate the counter owner.
Alguien aparte del dueño debe haberlo tenido. Someone other than the owner must have known it.
Encontrarás al dueño de esta casa. You'll find evidence of the master of this house...
Debéis ser dueño de vuestro destino. You must be the master of your own destiny.
Buen argumento, dueño de discoteca persa. That's a great point, Persian nightclub owner.
Generalmente es el espíritu del dueño anterior. It's usually the spirit of the previous owner.
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