Share this entry



  • the increase in homeownership
    el aumento del número de propietarios de viviendas
    it is government policy to encourage homeownership
    es política gubernamental fomentar la compra de viviendas por particulares

Definition of homeownership in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

More on homeownership

Nearby words

Translate homeownership

into Portuguese

    Next Score:
    Word of the day doofus
    Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
    a stupid person
    Cultural fact of the day


    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.