What is another word for possess?

416 synonyms found


[ p_ə_z_ˈɛ_s], [ pəzˈɛs], [ pəzˈɛs]

Synonyms for Possess:

possess (verb) eastern poison oak Other synonyms: obsess retain

Rhymes for Possess:

  1. press, hesse, hess, guess, less, s, crests, es, dress, mess, stress, chess, tress, bless, cress, fess, yes, ness;
  2. finesse, redress, assess, divests, excess, compress, fluoresce, contests, obsess, caress, distress, regress, attests, repress, noblesse, profess, molests, digests, requests, express, address, depress, digress, protests, suppress, success, suggests, impress, transgress, progress, undress, largesse, oppress, egress, recess, aggress, confess;
  3. nonetheless, convalesce, cps, dispossess, repossess, acquiesce, oas, reassess, coalesce;
  4. nevertheless;

Quotes for Possess:

  1. Think you of the fact that a deaf person cannot hear. Then, what deafness may we not all possess What senses do we lack that we cannot see and cannot hear another world all around us? Frank Herbert.
  2. Oh, how great peace and quietness would he possess who should cut off all vain anxiety and place all his confidence in God. Thomas Kempis.
  3. It is of the greatest importance that people and governments in many more countries than ours should realize that it is more dangerous to have access to nuclear arms than not to possess them. Alva Myrdal.