When an über-chic, or star-studded event has many VIP attendees wearing their most fabulous jewellery, designer clothing and "werking" amazing hairstyles and make-up...but one singular woman (or man) stands out above the rest as having the most memorable "look"; you would say:
"They OWNED the evening"
"There were many glamorous people in attendance at 1997's FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL premiere, but Elizabeth Hurley in that amazing black Versace safety-pin dress? Gurrrl; bitch OWNED it... mmkay?"
by Jaymayokay March 1, 2016
Take responsibility to what you've done.
Be accountable for your actions.
- I fucked up. I'm not sure if I should tell her.
- Man, own it. Tell her.
by Asdwfefeger December 24, 2015
v. owned, 0wned, pwned, 0wn3d, pwn3d, own3d.
v. tr.
To be made a fool of; To make a fool of; To confound or prove wrong; embarrasing someone: Being embarrased.
I owned you in counter-strike. You were owned at the party yesterday.
by Quick Reply September 20, 2003
v.
To win, triumph over.
Half way through the tournament i was owning!
by nocturnal January 24, 2003
1.To win a round in a game. (usually a video/pc game)

2.To beat someone at a game.(usually a video/pc game)

3. To be better at someone. (usually a video/pc game)
1. I 0wn3d at the Halo 2 tournement.

2. I 0wn3d you that time.

3. I 0wn you.
by master stghm January 9, 2005
That new video game owns!
by nocturnal January 24, 2003
Own, to own, owned.

1.To have something in your possession.

2.To beat someone in a game in a manner that displays a much greater level of ability.

3.To kick the proverbial shit out of someone.

4.To administer a particularly rough act of sex.

5.To be the victim of an unfortunate calamity.
1.I own a computer. I paid $1 for something that I now own. It belongs to me so I own it.

2.I destroyed his units and base: I owned him. I have just owned a noob.

3.He got owned, he had to have 100 stitches.

4.Jane came up to my room and I owned her like a noob.

5.A meteorite has just hit my house so now I feel owned.
by Downapub May 20, 2007