Definition of like a man/woman possessed
- He pounded on the door like a man possessed, yelling for someone to let him in.
: an individual human
: a man belonging to a particular category (as by birth, residence, membership, or occupation)
: to supply with people (as for service)
: to station members of a ship's crew at
: to serve in the force or complement of
: an adult female person
: a woman belonging to a particular category (as by birth, residence, membership, or occupation)
: influenced or controlled by something (such as an evil spirit, a passion, or an idea)
: mad, crazed
: urgently desirous to do or have something
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