OTHER WORDS FROM proprietorpro·pri·e·to·ri·al [pruh-prahy-i-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr-], /prəˌpraɪ ɪˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-/, adjectivepro·pri·e·to·ri·al·ly, adverbpro·pri·e·tor·ship, nounnon·pro·pri·e·tor, noun
How to use proprietor in a sentence
That heritage is probably just as auspicious as is proprietorship of The Tonight Show.
"Mon enfant," he triumphantly added, with an air of jubilant proprietorship.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The Chronicle declined after 1821, owing to a change in the proprietorship.The English Utilitarians, Volume II (of 3)|Leslie Stephen
Denham too, with ready tact, refrained from anything that might be construed into bordering on an air of proprietorship!Forging the Blades|Bertram Mitford