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owns (up)

verb
present tense third-person singular of own (up)

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to make an acknowledgment of something unpleasant as true or valid
  • had a strong suspicion about which coworker stole her food from the office fridge, but the likely culprit refused to own up

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“Owns (up).” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/owns%20(up). Accessed 9 December 2019.

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