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Adjective
Under a spell
“During the experiment, state-of-the-art neuro-imaging technology will be used to monitor the brain activity of a supposedly possessed man.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to have in one's possession
“The three richest people in the world are said to possess more wealth than the poorest nations combined.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to take possession of
“They had themselves overpowered another group of colonizers to possess the land they now inhabit.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to have as an ability, quality, or characteristic
“Both individuals possess qualities that are considered essential to becoming a successful entrepreneur.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to take control of someone's body or mind, especially in a supernatural manner
“In older cultures, people believed that demons could possess them and cause disease or illness.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to become an obsession with
“Thoughts of freedom would possess Andy Dufresne's mind as he hatched his brazen plan to escape from prison.”
Verb
Past participle for to have in one's possession
“The three richest people in the world are said to possess more wealth than the poorest nations combined.”
Verb
Past participle for to take possession of
“They had themselves overpowered another group of colonizers to possess the land they now inhabit.”
Verb
Past participle for to take control of someone's body or mind, especially in a supernatural manner
“In older cultures, people believed that demons could possess them and cause disease or illness.”
Verb
Past participle for to become an obsession with
“Thoughts of freedom would possess Andy Dufresne's mind as he hatched his brazen plan to escape from prison.”
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