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Definitions for repossess
ˌri pəˈzɛsre·pos·sess

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reclaim, repossessverb

    claim back

  2. take back, repossessverb

    regain possession of something


  1. Repossessverb

    Specifically: To take possession of, for failure of the possessor to make payments owed for purchase of; -- used of real estate subject to mortgage payments and of other objects purchased on a time-payment plan, which may be taken back (repossessed) by the original vendor if the payments are not made on time.


  1. repossessverb

    To reclaim ownership of property for which payment remains due.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repossessverb

    to possess again; as, to repossess the land

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Repossess

    rē-poz-zes′, v.t. to possess again: to regain possession of.—n. Reposses′sion.

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  1. espressos, possesser

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of repossess in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of repossess in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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