To gain through experience; come by:
To hold (a position or office)
Control is defined as to command, restrain, or manage.
To keep oneself in a particular state.
To have control over:
To present or expose to view; show; display
(Zoology) To exhibit a behavioral display.
To attract and delight irresistibly; enchant; fascinate; charm
(Sculpting) To shape roughly as a preparation for the finer work to follow; to cut to the general form required.
To keep or hold (a place, position, etc.) against attack; defend
To enjoy a commanding, controlling position in:
To deprive of the possession of something, esp. land, a house, etc.; oust
(Slang) To carry weapons, especially firearms, on one's person.
To hold in the hand or in control; own; possess
To carry or hold in the mind over time; harbor:
To continue to have or hold in
(Agric.) To bear as a crop; produce
To have or experience with joy; get pleasure from; relish
To take to oneself in exclusion of others; to claim or use as by an exclusive right.
To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
Command is defined as to give orders or exert authority over someone or something.
To haunt or trouble in mind, esp. to an abnormal degree; preoccupy greatly
To get rid of (something undesirable)
have or obtain
To notice the absence or loss of
Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
Find another word for possess. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for possess, like: acquire, owned, occupy, control, hold, own, exhibit, display, bewitch, take and boast.