Definitions for dispossessedˌdɪs pəˈzɛst
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
evicted, as from a dwelling or land; ousted.
without property, status, etc., as wandering or displaced persons; rootless; disfranchised.
having suffered the loss of prospects, relationships, etc.; disaffiliated; alienated.
Origin of dispossessed:
dispossessed, homeless, roofless(adj)
physically or spiritually homeless or deprived of security
"made a living out of shepherding dispossed people from one country to another"- James Stern
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