Dictionary.com

shipowner

[ ship-oh-ner ]
/ ˈʃɪpˌoʊ nər /
Save This Word!

noun
a person who owns a ship or ships.
QUIZ
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of shipowner

First recorded in 1520–30; ship1 + owner
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use shipowner in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for shipowner

shipowner
/ (ˈʃɪpˌəʊnə) /

noun
a person who owns or has shares in a ship or ships
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK