Übersetzung von “possess” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitivepossess /pəˈzɛs/ formal
to have or own

I don't possess any expensive jewelry.
Je ne possède aucun bijou de prix.

He possesses over fifteen years of marketing experience.
Il possède plus de quinze ans d'expérience du marketing.
what possessed him/her/you etc.
indicates you think sb was wrong to do what they did
qu'est ce qui lui/te/vous etc. prend

What possessed you to walk home on your own so late?
Qu'est-ce qui t'a pris te rentrer chez toi tout seul à pied aussi tard ?

(Übersetzung von “possess” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /pəˈzes/

to own or have

How much money does he possess?
possession /-ʃən/ noun

something which is owned by a person, country etc

She lost all her possessions in the fire.

the state of possessing

He was charged with possesion of a dangerous weapon.
possessive /-siv/ adjective

showing that someone or something possesses an object etc

‘Yours’, ‘mine’, ‘his’, ‘hers’, ‘theirs’ are possessive pronouns
your’, ‘my’, ‘his’, ‘their’ are possessive adjectives.

acting as though things and people are one’s personal possessions

a possessive mother.
possessively adverb

de manière possessive
possessiveness noun

possessor noun

He is the proud possessor of a new car.

(Übersetzung von “possess” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)