- to get possession of again; specif., to take back from a buyer who has failed to make payments when due
- Now Rare to put in possession again
transitive verbre·pos·sessed, re·pos·sess·ing, re·pos·sess·es
- a. To regain possession of.b. To reclaim possession of for failure to make payments due.
- To give back possession to.
(third-person singular simple present repossesses, present participle repossessing, simple past and past participle repossessed)