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repossess

verb

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to get again in one's possession
  • if you don't pay off the loan, the bank will come and repossess your car

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The first known use of repossess was in the 15th century

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“Repossess.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/repossess. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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