possessed

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possessed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of possess

Adjective[edit]

possessed (comparative more possessed, superlative most possessed)

  1. controlled by evil spirits.
    He was exorcised because he was thought to be possessed by the Devil.
  2. Seized by powerful emotions.
  3. (construed with of, not comparable) Having; owning.
    The president was possessed of great wealth.

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