Definitions For Possessive


  • The case expressing ownership


  • Desirous of owning
  • Having or showing a desire to control or dominate


  • Serving to express or indicate possession


  • A possessive word or phrase
  • The form of a word that shows possession or belonging

Is Possessive a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Possessive is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Possessive in a Sentence

  • If you marry him, he is only going to become even more jealous and possessive than he is now.
  • The possessive form of “dog” is “dog's.”
  • “His” and “her” are possessive pronouns.
  • “Your” and “yours” are possessives.
  • The possessive of “it” is “its.”

Synonyms for Possessive

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