possessed

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pos·sessed

 (pə-zĕst′)
adj.
1. Owning or mastering something. Used with of: one who is possessed of great wealth.
2.
a. Controlled by a spirit, demon, god, or other supernatural force.
b. Controlled by a strong inner drive; obsessed: possessed by love; possessed with rage.
3. Calm; collected: one who remained possessed in times of great trial.
Usage Note: When the adjective possessed means "owning a thing, exhibiting an attribute," it is followed by the preposition of: possessed of property; possessed of a sharp tongue. When possessed means "obsessed," by or with follows: possessed by (or with) an urge to kill.

possessed

(pəˈzɛst)
adj
1. (foll by of) owning or having
2. (usually postpositive) under the influence of a powerful force, such as a spirit or strong emotion
3. a less common word for self-possessed

pos•sessed

(pəˈzɛst)

adj.
1. spurred or moved by a strong feeling, madness, or a supernatural power (often fol. by by, of, or with).
2. self-possessed; poised.
Idioms:
possessed of, having; possessing: He is possessed of intelligence and ambition.
[1525–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.possessed - influenced or controlled by a powerful force such as a strong emotion; "by love possessed"
controlled - restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds; "controlled emotions"; "the controlled release of water from reservoirs"
2.possessed - frenzied as if possessed by a demonpossessed - frenzied as if possessed by a demon; "the soldier was completely amuck"; "berserk with grief"; "a berserk worker smashing windows"
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"

possessed

possessed

adjective
Translations
riivattu
possuído

possessed

[pəˈzest] ADJposeso, poseído
to be possessed by demonsestar poseso or poseído por los demonios
like one possessedcomo un poseído

possessed

[pəˈzɛst] adj (by spirit)possédé(e)
like one possessed (man)comme un fou; (woman)comme une folle
like a man possessed → comme un fou

possessed

a. poseído-a, dominado-a por una idea o pasión.