French translation of 'possessed'
- (by spirit)
possédé(e)like one possessed (man)
comme un fou(woman)
comme une follelike a man possessed
comme un fou
Example Sentences Including 'possessed'
They have assured me that you possess certain powers, powers which are only possessed by the truly awakened.Death of an Unknown Man
His voice had become unreliable, shifting registers as if he were possessed by a demon.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Like that lady, she possessed the gift of understanding to a high degree.Challenge for the Chalet School
Trends of 'possessed'
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- (= have)
- (= overwhelm)
s'emparer dewhatever possessed you?
qu'est-ce qui t'a pris?to be possessed by sth (feeling)
être pris(e) de qch
⇒ She was possessed by a frenzied urge to get out of Moscow.
Elle fut prise d'une furieuse envie de quitter Moscou.to be possessed by the devil
être possédé(e) du démon
Example Sentences Including 'possess'
Instead he ran up the three flights of stairs two at a time, feeling a surge of energy that he'd forgotten could possess him.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
I will help you to dispose of this valuable scrap of paper that you possess.The Dutch Blue Error
Perilous to us all are the devices of an art deeper than we possess ourselves.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
'possessed' in Other Languages
Translation of possessed from the Collins English to French Dictionary