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Synonyms for repossess
ˌri pəˈzɛsre·pos·sess

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. repossess

    The transitive use of recover in the sense of cure, heal, etc., as in 2 Kings v, 6, "That thou mayest recover him of his leprosy," is now practically obsolete. The chief transitive use of recover is in the sense to obtain again after losing, regain, repossess, etc.; as, to recover stolen goods; to recover health. The intransitive sense, be cured, be restored, etc., is very common; as, to recover from sickness, terror, or misfortune.

    Synonyms:
    be cured, be healed, be restored, cure, heal, reanimate, recover, recruit, recuperate, regain, restore, resume, retrieve

    Antonyms:
    die, fail, grow worse, relapse, sink

    Preposition:
    From; rarely of; (Law) to recover judgment against, to recover damages of or from a person.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reclaim, repossessverb

    claim back

    Synonyms:
    domesticize, tame, reform, regenerate, domesticate, domesticise, take back, reclaim, recover, rectify

  2. take back, repossessverb

    regain possession of something

    Synonyms:
    reclaim, return, bring back, swallow, take back, withdraw, unsay

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  1. List of paraphrases for "repossess":

    reclaim, retrieve, recover

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#3345reform
#3548resume
#5701restore
#6143cure
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#8514retrieve
#10524withdraw
#10928recruit
#11883swallow
#11997heal
#19303regain
#22636reclaim
#22879tame
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#86158recuperate
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#182964domesticate
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