dispossessed

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adjective dis·pos·sessed \-ˈzest also -ˈsest\

Definition of dispossessed

  1. :  deprived of homes, possessions, and security

Examples of dispossessed in a sentence

  1. The organization helps dispossessed people rebuild their lives.

15th Century

First Known Use of dispossessed

15th century




DISPOSSESSED Defined for English Language Learners

dispossessed

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adjective dis·pos·sessed \-ˈzest also -ˈsest\

Definition of dispossessed for English Language Learners

  • : having had your land, possessions, etc., taken away from you



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