Synonyms & Antonyms : Possess





Possess



( Verb )


What
possessed you to do that?

Synonyms:

Have

Command

Seize

Own

Hold

Obtain

Enjoy

Contextual Examples:

We
have a small garden which meets all our needs of fruits and vegetables.

I
command complete authority over the workers of this factory.

He
seized my bag and ran off with it.

Do you
own this beautiful tennis racket?

Where from did you
obtain your tennis racket?

We shall
enjoy the dinner after the variety show.

The girl was
holding her father’s hand.



Antonyms:

Want

Forfeit

Lose

Need

Dispose

Relinquish

Contextual Examples:

We
want at least a two-room flat for residence.

If you do not attend the function, you will
forfeit the right to a special gift.

I
need all your blessings for the success of my new venture.

The government
disposes the owners of a property useful for public purpose.

The manager has
relinquished his charge in favor of the new incumbent.




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