possessive / पोस्सेस्सिव   

अधिकारपूर्ण, स्वत्वबोधक

Definition And Hindi Meaning Of possessive

Adjective (विशेषण)

If someone is possessive, they want all the love and attention of their partner

- He became increasingly possessive.

- He's pretty possessive about his girlfriend.

A possessive word or form

- Whereas if it shows up as possessive, it might not.

Describe (विवरण)

A possessive noun is a noun that shows ownership of something.

Possessive nouns are commonly created with the addition of an apostrophe and 's' at the end of a noun.
For example: This is the cat's toy.

Synonyms (समानार्थी शब्द)

acquisitive grasping jealous genitive greedy controlling selfish dominating grabby

Antonyms (विलोम शब्द)

tolerating trusting subordinate altruistic beneficent benevolent freehanded generous immoderate

Similar Words (समान शब्द)

possess possessed possessing possession possessor posset possibility possible

Example Sentences Of possessive In English-Hindi

1) He wondered if she felt as possessive of her art as he did his music.

2) His arm draped across her shoulder in a tender but possessive way.

3) He might be able to live with other dogs but Jack can be a little toy possessive.

4) He pulled her into his lap, his possessive touch and warmth soothing her.

5) Rahul could be very jealous and possessive about me.

6) She was terribly possessive of our eldest son.

7) People were very possessive about their coupons.

8) Her boyfriend was getting too possessive so she finished with him.

9) He could also be very possessive, especially towards women.

10) Meredith felt breathlessness claim her as his possessive arms wrapped around her once more.

11) I saw on TV that some serial killers are possessive and do these sorts of things.

12) The regular plural inflection, and the genitive possessive inflection of nouns follow exactly the same pattern.

13) Like your friends dog, some pets become very possessive of their owner and try to keep constant guard over her.

14) Millers have always been, understandably, possessive of their water supplies and consequently, this sometimes failed to happen.

15) Linda Goodman's moon in Scorpio made her intense, possessive and emotionally deep.


Love is not possessiveness; many people think that's what love is you possess somebody totally. To possess somebody is to destroy all possibility of love.


It is an irony that the more possessive you are, the more love you demand, the less you receive, while the more freedom you give, the less you demand, the more love you will receive.

Harold H Bloomfield

The best life is the one in which the creative impulses play the largest part and the possessive impulses the smallest.

Bertrand Russell

I am not possessive at all. In every relationship I have had, the girl has left me. And the fundamental complaint has been that I am self-contained. I am just comfortable with myself and am always on an adventure.

Shekhar Kapur

I am possessive and protective of my babies. Their happiness means more to me than anything else on this world. I love them more than I would ever have thought was possible.

Debbie Rowe

possessive: Shabdshiksha English To Hindi Dictionary

possessive meaning in Hindi (हिन्दी मे मतलब) is अधिकारपूर्ण, स्वत्वबोधक. English definition of possessive: If someone is possessive, they want all the love and attention of their partner

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