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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Transitive Verb- To have and hold as property.

Usage examples (34)
  • By love possessed
  • Adjective : The army fought as if possessed. The village believed her to be possessed of the devil
  • Verb (used with object) : to possess a house and a car. ,to possess courage. ,He thought he was possessed by devils. ,He was possessed...
  • The former work of the same title possessed the same kind of merit. for more
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