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Etymology

Latin possessivus, of or pertaining to possession, from possessio, possessing, possidere, to possess.

Adjective

possessive (comparative more possessive, superlative most possessive)

Positive
possessive

Comparative
more possessive

Superlative
most possessive

  1. Of or pertaining to ownership or possession.
  2. (grammar) Indicating ownership, possession, origin, etc.
  3. Unwilling to yield possession of.
    He is very possessive of his car.

Translations

Noun

Singular
possessive

Plural
uncountable

possessive (uncountable)

  1. (grammar) The possessive case.

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Italian

Adjective

possessive f.

  1. Feminine plural form of possessivo

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