Definitions of possessive:
  • adjective:   serving to express or indicate possession
    Example: "Possessive pronouns"
  • adjective:   desirous of owning
    Example: "Small children are so possessive they will not let others play with their toys"
  • adjective:   having or showing a desire to control or dominate
    Example: "A possessive parent"

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