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English-German translation for: possess
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Dictionary English German: possess

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English German
VERB  to possess | possessed | possessed ... 
SYNO   to have | to own | to possess
to possess
to possess sth.
etw.Akk. haben [besitzen]
to possess
to possess sth.etw.Akk. possedieren [geh.] [veraltet] [besitzen]
to possess sth.etw.Akk. vorweisen können [fig.] [aufweisen, haben]
2 Words
to possess abilitiesbegabt sein
to possess knowledgeüber Wissen verfügen
to possess powerMacht besitzen
to possess powerüber Macht verfügen
to possess qualificationsBedingungen erfüllen
to possess qualityQualität haben
3 Words
to possess a gardeneinen Garten besitzen
to possess oneself of sth.sich etw.Gen. bemächtigen [geh.]
to possess oneself of sth.von etw. Besitz ergreifen
4 Words
to possess a large fortuneein großes Vermögen besitzen
mil. to possess and carry armsWaffen besitzen und tragen
5+ Words
Animals do not possess language.Tiere haben keine Sprache.
to possess a fair amount of capitalüber ansehnliches Kapital verfügen
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A 2017-12-19: sollte(n) sein / sollte(n) haben (have ~ possess) / sollte(n) gewesen sein
Q 2017-06-15: possess one's soul
A 2015-12-29: Ich glaube nicht, dass "are expected to possess" auf einen bestimmten Pers...
A 2015-12-29: Dieses "we take for granted" und "are expected to possess", ist irgendwi...
A 2013-01-14: 'possess' is invariably used with qualities and attributes
A 2013-01-13: +possess+ is much more restricted in use than +besitzen+
A 2013-01-13: ... or for that matter +own+ or +possess+ them.
A 2013-01-13: +What+ about your previous examples? You +have+ three bikes or an automati...
A 2013-01-13: Legally, there is a major difference between ownership and possession: If ...
Q 2013-01-13: I possess ... I own
A 2010-09-11: say goodbye to every physical item you possess
A 2010-05-12: All human beings possess the right to eat unhealthily, and so do vegetarians.
A 2008-06-19: possess business skills
A 2007-12-28: ... how much power the oil producers possess
A 2007-11-15: Many people are unaware of the incredible inner strength that they possess
A 2007-10-26: maybe: seems to possess visitors
A 2007-04-23: possess paradigmatic significance through reception ?
A 2006-03-16: possession - Besitz, possess - besitzen :-)
A 2003-10-02: possess = besitzen

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