1. possum nocturnal arboreal marsupial having a naked prehensile tail found from southern North America to northern South America
  2. passim used to refer to cited works
  3. Pisum small genus of variable annual Eurasian vines: peas
  4. bosom breast
  5. possum haw deciduous shrub of southeastern and central United States
  6. opossum nocturnal arboreal marsupial having a naked prehensile tail found from southern North America to northern South America
  7. beseem accord or comport with
  8. possess have ownership of
  9. Postum trade mark for a coffee substitute invented by C. W. Post and made with chicory and roasted grains
  10. posse a temporary police force
  11. assume take to be the case or to be true
  12. bosomy (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves
  13. besom a broom made of twigs tied together on a long handle
  14. posset sweet spiced hot milk curdled with ale or beer
  15. posseman an able-bodied man serving as a member of a posse
  16. bossism domination of a political organization by a party boss
  17. potassium a light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite
  18. polysemy the ambiguity of an individual word or phrase that can be used (in different contexts) to express two or more different meanings
  19. pose assume a bearing as for artistic purposes
  20. subsume contain or include