What does Possessed mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obsessed, possessed(p)(adj)

    influenced or controlled by a powerful force such as a strong emotion

    "by love possessed"

  2. amuck, amok, berserk, demoniac, demoniacal, possessed(p)(adj)

    frenzied as if possessed by a demon

    "the soldier was completely amuck"; "berserk with grief"; "a berserk worker smashing windows"

Wiktionary

  1. possessed(Adjective)

    controlled by evil spirits

    He was exorcised because he was thought to be possessed by the Devil.

  2. possessed(Adjective)

    seized by powerful emotions

  3. possessed(Adjective)

    having, owning

    The president was possessed of great wealth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Possessed

    of Possess

Freebase

  1. Possessed

    Possessed is an American death metal band, originally formed in 1983. Noted for their fast style of playing and Jeff Becerra's guttural vocals, they are routinely called the first band in the death metal genre. After breaking up in 1987, and briefly reforming from 1990 to 1993, the band reformed under original bassist/vocalist Jeff Becerra in 2007, and has a new album in the works.

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How to pronounce Possessed?

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How to say Possessed in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Possessed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Possessed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Possessed in a Sentence

  1. Jim Ambrose:

    The guiding principle was pair-bonding with a man and to be even more specific, to make sure that I possessed a proper vessel for an erect penis, the end goal wasn't that I would be a sexually satisfied woman, or a person who was curious about other forms of sexuality. ... Jim Ambrose personal sexual pleasure wasn't taken into account.

  2. B. C. Forbes:

    Real riches are the riches possessed inside.

  3. Michael Cohen:

    There is a substantial amount of information that they possessed that corroborates the fact that I am telling the truth.

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    What is not fully understood is not possessed.

  5. Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet:

    Love gives naught but itself and takes naught but from itself. Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; For love is sufficient unto love.

Images & Illustrations of Possessed

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