possessive

US [pəˈzesɪv]
UK [pə'zesɪv]
  • adj.要求悉心关爱的;占有欲强的;不愿分享的;有独占欲望的
  • n.所有格;属有词
  • Web占有的;所有的;有占有欲的
Plural Form:possessives  
possessive
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adj.
1.
~ (of/about sb/sth)
要求悉心关爱的;占有欲强的demanding total attention or love; not wanting sb to be independent
Some parents are too possessive of their children.
有些父母过分要求子女百依百顺。
2.
~ (of/about sth)
不愿分享的;有独占欲望的not liking to lend things or share things with others
Jimmy's very possessive about his toys.
吉米的玩具谁也碰不得。
3.
[ubn]
表示所属关系的;所有格的showing that sth belongs to sb/sth
possessive pronouns(= yours, theirs, etc.)
物主代词
n.
1.
[c]
所有格;属有词a pronoun or a form of a word that expresses the fact that sth belongs to sb/sth
‘Ours’ and ‘their’ are possessives.
ours 和 their 是所有格形式。
2.
[sing]
所有格the special form of a word that expresses belonging

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