To gain through experience; come by:
To hold (a position or office)
To have control over:
Control is defined as to command, restrain, or manage.
To attract and delight irresistibly; enchant; fascinate; charm
To keep oneself in a particular state.
(Sculpting) To shape roughly as a preparation for the finer work to follow; to cut to the general form required.
To present or expose to view; show; display
(Zoology) To exhibit a behavioral display.
To keep or hold (a place, position, etc.) against attack; defend
To deprive of the possession of something, esp. land, a house, etc.; oust
To occupy a particular relation to:
To have or experience with joy; get pleasure from; relish
Command is defined as to give orders or exert authority over someone or something.
To enjoy a commanding, controlling position in:
(Slang) To carry weapons, especially firearms, on one's person.
To haunt or trouble in mind, esp. to an abnormal degree; preoccupy greatly
Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
To notice the absence or loss of
To get rid of (something undesirable)
To carry or hold in the mind over time; harbor:
To keep in mind
(Agric.) To bear as a crop; produce
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
have or obtain
Find another word for possess. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for possess, like: acquire, owned, occupy, own, control, bewitch, hold, boast, exhibit, display and maintain.