Significado de “possess” - Diccionario inglés

possess en inglés británico

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possessverb [ T ]

uk /pəˈzes/ us /pəˈzes/

(Definición de possess de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

possess en inglés americano

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possessverb [ T ]

us /pəˈzes/

possess verb [ T ] (OWN)

to have or own something, or to have a particular quality:

Those states are the countries that possess nuclear weapons.
She possesses the unusual talent of knowing when to say nothing.

possess verb [ T ] (CONTROL)

(of a desire or an idea) to take control over a person’s mind, making that person behave in a strange way:

I don’t know what possessed me to start yelling like that.
possessor
noun [ C usually sing ] us /pəˈzes·ər/

I am now the proud possessor of a driver’s license!

(Definición de possess de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

possess en inglés de negocios

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possessverb [ T ]

uk /pəˈzes/ us

to have or own something:

More than five million German households possess exercise equipment.
These bonds possess many favorable investment attributes.

to have a particular quality:

possess knowledge/qualities/skills Sales managers must possess strong leadership qualities.

(Definición de possess de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)