Possess synonyms

pə-zĕs'

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To gain through experience; come by:
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To hold (a position or office)
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Simple past tense and past participle of own
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To have control over:
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To keep oneself in a particular state.
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Control is defined as to command, restrain, or manage.
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To attract and delight irresistibly; enchant; fascinate; charm
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(Sculpting) To shape roughly as a preparation for the finer work to follow; to cut to the general form required.
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To present or expose to view; show; display
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To keep or hold (a place, position, etc.) against attack; defend
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To occupy a particular relation to:
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(Zoology) To exhibit a behavioral display.
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To deprive of the possession of something, esp. land, a house, etc.; oust
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To have or experience with joy; get pleasure from; relish
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To haunt or trouble in mind, esp. to an abnormal degree; preoccupy greatly
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To keep in mind
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To take to oneself in exclusion of others; to claim or use as by an exclusive right.
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(Intransitive) To habituate to or gain competency at a task.
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To raise:
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To enjoy a commanding, controlling position in:
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To be present in; to occupy.
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To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
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(Slang) To carry weapons, especially firearms, on one's person.
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Command is defined as to give orders or exert authority over someone or something.
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Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
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To notice the absence or loss of
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To get rid of (something undesirable)
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To carry or hold in the mind over time; harbor:
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(Agric.) To bear as a crop; produce
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have or obtain
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