co-owner

noun
co-own·​er | \ ˌkō-ˈō-nər How to pronounce co-owner (audio) \
plural co-owners

Definition of co-owner

: a person who owns something along with one or more others the co-owners of the property … an association of two or more persons to carry on as co-owners a business for profit.— Robert Charles Clark

Other Words from co-owner

co-ownership \ ˌkō-​ˈō-​nər-​ˌship How to pronounce co-owner (audio) \ noun
co-ownership of property a co-ownership agreement

First Known Use of co-owner

1799, in the meaning defined above

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“Co-owner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/co-owner. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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co-owner

noun

English Language Learners Definition of co-owner

: someone who owns something together with another person

co-owner

noun
co-own·​er | \ ˈkō-ˌō-nər \

Legal Definition of co-owner

: one of two or more individuals or entities owning property together (as by joint tenancy, tenancy in common, or tenancy by the entirety)

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