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English verb: repossess

1. repossess (possession) claim back


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something from somebody

Broader (hypernym)acquire, get

Narrower (hyponym)distrain, foreclose

2. repossess (possession) regain possession of something

Synonymstake back

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)take

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