Vocabulary: proprietorial – territorial propriety


Title: Mr. Toppit
Author: Charles Elton
Sentence: I didn't often feel proprietorial but I did have a moment of outrage that he had stolen my crown.
Page: 370

Word: proprietorial
Definition:
  • behaving in a proud way because you are, or feel like you are, the owner of something.
   Source: Reverso

As territorial is to territory,
proprietorial is to proprietary.

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