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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
- 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.

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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