possession

  1. noun
    being controlled by passion or the supernatural
  2. noun
    a territory that is controllled by a ruling state
  3. noun
    a mania restricted to one thing or idea
  4. noun
    anything owned or possessed
  5. noun
    the act of having and controlling property
  6. noun
    (sport) the act of controlling the ball (or puck); "they took possession of the ball on their own goal line"
  7. noun
    the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior