1 of or relating to possession or ownership
2 having or showing an excessive desire to possess, control, or dominate
a possessive mother
a another word for →
b denoting an inflected form of a noun or pronoun used to convey the idea of possession, association, etc., as my or Harry's
b a word or speech element in the possessive case
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acquisitive, controlling, covetous, dominating, domineering, grasping, jealous, overprotective, selfish
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