Definition of "possess"
  1. To own or have exclusive control of something, or to occupy or physically hold it
How to use "possess" in a sentence
  1. She was unable to possess the house until the legal documents were in order.
  2. After years of saving, he managed to possess his own car.
  3. In terms of property law, to possess land means to have control over it.

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