The properties of a chemical compound.
A compound with anti-inflammatory properties.
Has a swimming pool on the property.
Properties such as copyrights and trademarks.
Moved with all his property.
Property in land.
There is a large house on the property. Important types of property include real property (land), personal property (other physical possessions), and intellectual property (rights over artistic creations, inventions, etc.).
An example of property is a person's house.
Other Word Forms
Origin of property
- Middle English from Old French propriete from Latin proprietās ownership (translation of Greek idiotēs) from proprius one's own per1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition