Definition of repossess:
rectify, take back, reanimate, bring back, return, be cured _or_ healed, recuperate, withdraw, get, reform, unsay, give, restore, regain, swallow, domesticise, regenerate, resume, retake, recoup, be restored, recruit, cure, retrieve, reclaim, reassume, heal, domesticate, reoccupy, re-claim, recover, tame, domesticize.
The Scouts seeing that they were so deeply interested did not attempt to repossess themselves of their treasure for some minutes, and then Rand was met by a most firm refusal on the part of the leading Indian to give it up.- "The Boy Scouts on the Yukon", Ralph Victor.
- "Madam Crowl's Ghost and The Dead Sexton", Joseph Sheridan LeFanu.
- "Melbourne House", Elizabeth Wetherell.