Dispossesses vs Dispossessed - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between dispossesses and dispossessed
is that dispossesses
) while dispossessed
As an adjective dispossessed is
To deprive someone of the possession of land, especially by evicting them.
(sports) To take possession of the ball/puck etc. (from someone).
, date=October 1
, author=John Sinnott
, title=Aston Villa 2 - 0 Wigan
, work=BBC Sport
, passage=It was Bannan who released Agbonlahor for his goal with a long-range curling pass after Stephen Warnock had dispossessed Mohamed Diame.}}
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* 1897 —
- To any man whom we have deprived or dispossessed of lands, castles, liberties, or rights, without the lawful judgement of his equals, we will at once restore these.
- Whereupon the soldier dispossessed himself of his burden, and stood looking down upon it in great perplexity.