Pronunciation:  US [pəˈzesɪv] UK [pə'zesɪv]
  • n.The possessive; Possessive adjectives (or pronoun); Possessive adjectives (or pronoun); Is the word
  • adj.Requirements taken care of; Possessive; Willing to share; Exclusive desire
  • WebPossession of; All; Possessive's
wanting to have all of someone's love and attention; not willing to share things 
a possessive word or form of a word is a word such as  her”  its”  Jan’ s” or  dog’ s” that shows who or what someone or something belongs to or is connected with 

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