Definition of 'possessed'
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They have assured me that you possess certain powers, powers which are only possessed by the truly awakened. DEATH OF AN UNKNOWN MAN (2002)Like that lady, she possessed the gift of understanding to a high degree. CHALLENGE FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL (2002)
Emerson had flung himself over the edge and was bounding down the giant staircase like a man possessed. LION IN THE VALLEY (2002)
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British English: possessed ADJECTIVE
If someone is described as being possessed by an evil spirit, it is believed that their mind and body are controlled by an evil spirit.
She even claimed the couple's daughter was possessed by the devil.
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