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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (2)

1. claim back;
[syn: reclaim, repossess]

2. regain possession of something;
[syn: take back, repossess]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Repossess \Re`pos*sess"\ (r[-e]`p[o^]z*z[e^]s" or r[-e]`p[o^]s*s[e^]s"), v. t. 1. To possess again; as, to repossess the land. --Pope. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: To take possession of, for failure of the possessor to make payments owed for purchase of; -- used of real estate subject to mortgage payments and of other objects purchased on a time-payment plan, which may be taken back (repossessed) by the original vendor if the payments are not made on time. [PJC] To repossess one's self of (something), to acquire again (something lost). [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

repossess v 1: claim back [syn: reclaim, repossess] 2: regain possession of something [syn: take back, repossess]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

21 Moby Thesaurus words for "repossess": get back, ransom, recapture, reclaim, recoup, recover, recruit, recuperate, redeem, regain, renovate, reoccupy, replevin, replevy, restore, resume, retake, retrieve, revindicate, revive, take back