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    Definition of possessing in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFpossessSGpossessesPT, PPpossessedSUF-ing
    1. present participle of possess.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Subsequently this infers that Australovenator and megaraptorids alike possessed a unique manus function most likely associated with predation.
        • Originally she had come to me, possessed but of one gown, and that a forlorn and ragged balzarine, with four draggled, torn flounces.
        • Gandhi did not possess Tilak's scholarship; nor his lion-heartedness. He was no saint. Nor a prophet. Yet, he seemed to posses a blessed soul that radiated divinity.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Some day, when you are tired of London, come down to Treadley, and expound to me your philosophy of pleasure over some admirable Burgundy I am fortunate enough to possess.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles
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      1. en possessingly
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      Meaning of possessing for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "possessing" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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