Definition of Possess in English :
Define Possess in English
Possess meaning in English
Meaning of Possess in English
Pronunciation of Possess in English
Possess pronunciation in English
Pronounce Possess in Englishsee synonyms of possess
have as an attribute, knowledge, or skill
Example Sentences:'he possesses great knowledge about the Middle East'
have ownership or possession of
Example Sentences:'He owns three houses in Florida''How many cars does she have?'
enter into and control, as of emotions or ideas
Example Sentences:'What possessed you to buy this house?''A terrible rage possessed her'
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