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proprietor
used in True Believer by Sparks

5 uses
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Definition
the owner of a business
  • The gray-haired proprietor wore dingy coveralls and a Dale Earnhardt cap.
    Chapter Two (60% in)
  • Jeremy asked for directions to the cemetery, but instead of answering, the proprietor looked Jeremy over carefully.
    Chapter Two (61% in)
  • "Headin' to a burial, ain't ya?" the proprietor asked.
    Chapter Two (61% in)
  • The proprietor took a rag from his pocket and began to wipe the grease from his hands.
    Chapter Two (63% in)
  • The proprietor looked at him curiously.
    Chapter Two (64% in)

There are no more uses of "proprietor" in True Believer by Sparks.

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