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1. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] the act of having and controlling property.

Synonyms

  • holding
  • constructive possession
  • criminal possession
  • retention
  • keeping
  • actual possession
  • ownership

Antonyms

  • instability
  • unsteadiness
  • unstableness
  • movability

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

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Rhymes with Criminal Possession

  • transgression
  • misimpression
  • indiscretion
  • decompression
  • retrocession
  • nonaggression
  • repossession
  • progression
  • expression
  • discretion
  • compression
  • suppression
  • succession
  • repression
  • regression
  • profession
  • procession
  • precession
  • intercession
  • impression
  • digression
  • depression
  • confession
  • concession
  • secession
  • recession
  • oppression
  • obsession
  • aggression
  • accession

2. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] anything owned or possessed.

Synonyms

  • white elephant
  • relation
  • assets
  • transferred property
  • holding
  • belongings
  • transferred possession
  • treasure
  • property
  • circumstances

Antonyms

  • indecision
  • disagree
  • begin
  • preparation

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

3. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] being controlled by passion or the supernatural.

Synonyms

  • enchantment
  • spell

Antonyms

  • bad luck
  • misfortune
  • good luck

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

4. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior.

Synonyms

  • self-possession
  • nerves
  • will power
  • willpower
  • resolve
  • presence of mind
  • resolution
  • resoluteness
  • self-command
  • firmness
  • firmness of purpose
  • self-will

Antonyms

  • ancestor
  • descendant
  • unconnectedness
  • connectedness

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

5. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] (sport) the act of controlling the ball (or puck).

Antonyms

  • softness

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

6. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] a territory that is controlled by a ruling state.

Synonyms

  • territory
  • territorial dominion
  • district

Antonyms

  • hate
  • solvability
  • isotropy
  • unsolvability

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

7. criminal

noun. ['ˈkrɪmənəl'] someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime.

Synonyms

  • jail bird
  • scofflaw
  • hoodlum
  • murderer
  • smuggler
  • blackmailer
  • kidnaper
  • thug
  • moon curser
  • desperate criminal
  • pusher
  • felon
  • moll
  • recidivist
  • treasonist
  • punk
  • toughie
  • snatcher
  • manslayer
  • contrabandist
  • mafioso
  • kidnapper
  • gangster's moll
  • incendiary
  • jailbird
  • extortionist
  • lawbreaker
  • desperado
  • parolee
  • outlaw
  • suborner
  • raper
  • liquidator
  • highbinder
  • arsonist
  • crook
  • highjacker
  • plotter
  • abductor
  • drug peddler
  • racketeer
  • extortioner
  • briber
  • fugitive
  • hijacker
  • moonshiner
  • violator
  • accessory
  • firebug
  • rapist
  • peddler
  • fugitive from justice
  • traitor
  • stealer
  • drug dealer
  • accessary
  • malefactor
  • thief
  • habitual criminal
  • runner
  • gun moll
  • drug trafficker
  • repeater
  • probationer
  • tough
  • hood
  • law offender
  • strong-armer
  • machinator
  • gangster
  • mobster
  • bootlegger
  • goon
  • conspirator
  • moon-curser
  • coconspirator
  • principal

Antonyms

  • allow
  • lawful
  • straight line
  • straighten

8. criminal

adjective. ['ˈkrɪmənəl'] guilty of crime or serious offense.

Antonyms

  • liberator

9. criminal

adjective. ['ˈkrɪmənəl'] bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure.

Synonyms

  • deplorable
  • vicious
  • condemnable
  • wrong

Antonyms

  • noncombustible
  • decriminalise
  • legalize
  • permit

10. criminal

adjective. ['ˈkrɪmənəl'] involving or being or having the nature of a crime.

Synonyms

  • illegal

Antonyms

  • superior
  • unprovocative
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