Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers
Division (II) Intersocial Volition
Section IV. Possessive Relations
1. Property in general
POSSESSION, seizin or seisin; ownership [See Property]; occupancy; hold, holding; tenure, tenancy, feodality, feodatory, feud or feod, fief, fee, fee tail, fee simple; dependency; villenage or villeinage; socage, chivalry, knight service.
bird in hand, uti possidetis [L.], chose in possession [rare].
EXCLUSIVE POSSESSION, impropriation, monopoly, retention [See Retention]; prepossession, preoccupancy; nine points of the law; corner, usucapion or usucaption [Rom. law], prescription.
FUTURE POSSESSION, heritage, inheritance, heirship, reversion, fee; primogeniture, ultimogeniture.
POSSESS, have, hold, occupy, enjoy; be possessed of &c. adj.; have in hand &c. adj.; own [See Property]; command.
INHERIT; come to, come in for.
MONOPOLIZE, engross, forestall, regrate, impropriate, appropriate, usucapt [Rom. law], have all to oneself; corner; have a firm hold of (retain) [See Retention]; get into ones hand (acquire) [See Acquisition].
BELONG TO, appertain to, pertain to; be in ones possession &c. adj.; vest in.
POSSESSING &c. v.; worth; possessed of, seized of, master of, usucapient [Rom. law]; in possession of; endowed -, blest -, instinct -, fraught -, laden -, charged- with.
POSSESSED &c. v.; on hand, by one; in hand, in store, in stock; unsold, unshared; in ones -hands, - grasp, - possession; at ones command, at ones disposal; ones own (property) [See Property].