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possess /pəˈzes/ verb [transitive not in progressive]


تصرف کردن ، دارا بودن ، متصرف بودن ، در تصرف داشتن ، دارا شدن ، متصرف شدن ، قانون ـ فقه: دارا بودن
possess
[verb]
Synonyms:
- have, enjoy, hold, own
- control, acquire, dominate, hold, occupy, seize, take over
English Thesaurus: own, have, possess, belong to somebody/something, hold, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

possess W3 /pəˈzes/ verb [transitive not in progressive]
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: possesser, from Latin possidere]

1. formal to have a particular quality or ability:
Different workers possess different skills.
He no longer possessed the power to frighten her.

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In everyday English, people usually say that someone has or has got something rather than possesses it:
They all have different skills.

2. formal or law to have or own something:
Neither of them possessed a credit card.
Campbell was found guilty of possessing heroin.

3. what possessed somebody (to do something)? spoken used to say that you cannot understand why someone did something stupid:
What on earth possessed her to do it?

4. literary if a feeling possesses you, you suddenly feel it very strongly and it affects your behaviour:
A mad rage possessed her.

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