Thesaurus / repossess

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As he spoke she had but one thought, to repossess herself of the note.
EDENEDGAR SALTUS
She steadied herself with a hand on the counter, striving to repossess her soul for Biela's sake.
GHETTO TRAGEDIESISRAEL ZANGWILL
"He has the same right to repossess his slave here as in his own State;" the same right to kill him if he attempts to escape!
Here there was clearly no aggression: he was only attempting to repossess his own.
THE ADMIRALDOUGLAS SLADEN
With the lady's departure an air of wontedness seemed to repossess the room and the two people who were left.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN
The next day, and the next, all these devils came again, seeking to repossess the children.
WITCH STORIESE. LYNN (ELIZABETH LYNN) LINTON
Thus ended the most notable effort of the Nephites to repossess the land of their fathers' first inheritance, the land of Nephi.
Cordelia lands with French troops to repossess Lear of his kingdom.
WILLIAM SHAKESPEAREJOHN MASEFIELD
I freely own that I'd give all the rest willingly to repossess myself of the Monsoon treaty.
Presently John woke up to this fact and began the effort to repossess himself of his lawful property.
THE WISHING-RING MANMARGARET WIDDEMER

WORDS RELATED TO REPOSSESS

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