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  1. Possessing

    of Possess

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of possessing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of possessing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of possessing in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Cook:

    How did he get the gun ? That's something that we want answers for, we are sick and tired of children in our community coming into contact with firearms and possessing them and using them in these types of manners.

  2. Bob Conklin:

    If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather that dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.

  3. Dorothy Sayers, Gaudy Night:

    To be possessed is an admirable reason for possessing.

  4. The Justice Department:

    Plaintiffs asserted that the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Checks System (NICS) failed to timely discover that the shooter was a person prohibited by federal law from possessing a firearm, plaintiffs alleged that because of this delay, the shooter was able to purchase the handgun that he used to commit the atrocity.

  5. Carrie Horstman:

    You’re possessing something that is stolen from a business, whether it’s as small as a milk crate, or a shopping cart, hewas charged with possessing stolen property. He may pay a fine or spend a few days in jail.

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    • A. sesquipedalian
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