Possessor


Possessor
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Possessor->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ possessor
possessor
holder
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ occupant
occupant
occupier
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ tenant
tenant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ person in possession
person in possession
man in possession
&c. 777
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ renter
renter
lodger
lessee
underlessee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ zemindar
zemindar
ryot
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ tenant on sufferance
tenant on sufferance
tenant at will
tenant from year to year
tenant for years
tenant for life
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ owner
owner
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ proprietor
proprietor
proprietress
proprietary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ impropriator
impropriator
master
mistress
lord
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ land holder
land holder
land owner
landlord
land lady
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ lord of the manor
lord of the manor
lord paramount
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ heritor
heritor
laird
vavasour
landed gentry
mesne lord
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ planter
planter
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ cestui-que-trust
cestui-que-trust
beneficiary
mortgagor
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ grantee
grantee
feoffee
releasee
devisee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ legatee
legatee
legatary
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ trustee
trustee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ holder
holder
&c. of the legal estate
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ mortgagee
mortgagee
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ right owner
right owner
rightful owner
=>(Future possessor)
GRP: \\ N \\ Future possessor
Sgm: \\ N \\ Future possessor \\ heir presumptive
heir presumptive
heir apparent
Sgm: \\ N \\ Future possessor \\ heiress
heiress
Sgm: \\ N \\ Future possessor \\ inheritor
inheritor
inheritress
inheritrix
Sgm: \\ N \\ Future possessor \\ reversioner
reversioner
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English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • possessor — pos·ses·sor /pə ze sər/ n: one that has possession Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. possessor I …   Law dictionary

  • Posséssor — (lat.), Besitzer, Inhaber; possessōrisch, den Besitz betreffend. Possessorische Rechtsmittel, s. Petitorienklagen …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Possessor (7) — 7Possessor et Firminus, Epp. (3. Dec. al. 4. Mai). Der heil. Possessor (nach Gall. chr. XIII. 1116), der sechste Bischof von Verdun, wird bei den Boll. (Maji, I. 438) zugleich mit dem heil. Firminus9, seinem Nachfolger, aufgeführt, da die… …   Vollständiges Heiligen-Lexikon

  • POSSESSOR — I. POSSESSOR Episcopus Afer celebris admodum. Ab Arianis Africâ expulsus, A. C. 517. Constantinopolim se recepit, indeque Hormisdam Episcopum Romanum de Monachis Scythiae monuit, qui Faulto Reiensi adhaerere, contra Augussinum, dicebantur. Qui… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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