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Prepossessing
Prepossess Pre`pos*sess", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prepossessed; p. pr. & vb. n. Prepossessing.] 1. To preoccupy, as ground or land; to take previous possession of. --Dryden. 2. To preoccupy, as the mind or heart, so as to preclude other things; hence, to bias or prejudice; to give a previous inclination to, for or against anything; esp., to induce a favorable opinion beforehand, or at the outset. It created him enemies, and prepossessed the lord general. --Evelyn.
Prepossessing
Prepossessing Pre`pos*sess"ing, a. Tending to invite favor; attracting confidence, favor, esteem, or love; attractive; as, a prepossessing manner. -- Pre`pos*sess"ing*ly, adv.
Prepossessingly
Prepossessing Pre`pos*sess"ing, a. Tending to invite favor; attracting confidence, favor, esteem, or love; attractive; as, a prepossessing manner. -- Pre`pos*sess"ing*ly, adv.

Meaning of Possessing from wikipedia

- Possessing the Secret of Joy is a 1992 novel by Alice Walker. It tells the story of Tashi, an African woman and a minor character in Walker's earlier novel...
- definitively to have conducted a nuclear test. Israel is estimated to possess somewhere between 75 and 400 nuclear warheads. One possible motivation...
- Possession may refer to: Dependent territory, an area of land over which another country exercises sovereignty, but which does not have the full right...
- While the Winchesters discover that Lucifer conceived a child while possessing the President, they are left to guard the child's mother while Mary explores...
- ****, and Men Possessing Women". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved October 22, 2017. Summary of '****: Men Possessing Women' Excerpts from...
- right hands possess", saying " أَزْوَاجِهِمْ أَوْ مَا مَلَكَتْ أَيْمَانُهُمْ" (literally, "their spouses or what their right hands possess"), while clarifying...
- beings; (2) Possessing all creatures or everything existent; (3) Known by created beings; (4) Possessing vedas, riches; (5.) Possessing vedas, wisdom...
- countries including Poland and Sweden. The working title of "Everything I Possess I Carry With Me", based on the first sentence of the book, was suggested...
- stock character that is commonly found in American comic books, usually possessing superhuman abilities. A supervillain is the antithesis of a superhero...
- 2021, Duggar was arrested by U.S. Marshals on charges of receiving and possessing child ****. He was found guilty on all charges on December 9, 2021...