transferred possession

Definitions of transferred possession
  1. noun
    a possession whose ownership changes or lapses
    synonyms: transferred property
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    something acquired
    assignment, grant
    (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
    the property that reverts to the state
    stolen property
    property that has been stolen
    heritage, inheritance
    that which is inherited; a title or property or estate that passes by law to the heir on the death of the owner
    expenditure, expense, outgo, outlay, spending
    money paid out; an amount spent
    something that is lost
    security, surety
    property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation
    accession, addition
    something added to what you already have
    something acquired by purchase
    apanage, appanage
    a grant (by a sovereign or a legislative body) of resources to maintain a dependent member of a ruling family
    land grant
    a grant of public land (as to a railway or college)
    (usually plural) valuables taken by violence (especially in war)
    booty, dirty money, loot, pillage, plunder, prize, swag
    goods or money obtained illegally
    right of inheritance belongs exclusively to the eldest son
    borough English
    a former English custom by which the youngest son inherited land to the exclusion of his older brothers
    (law) an increase in a beneficiary's share in an estate (as when a co-beneficiary dies or fails to meet some condition or rejects the inheritance)
    bequest, legacy
    (law) a gift of personal property by will
    birthright, patrimony
    an inheritance coming by right of birth (especially by primogeniture)
    (law) a gift of real property by will
    something that has been in a family for generations
    something acquired without compensation
    the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor
    money spent to perform work and usually reimbursed by an employer
    transfer payment
    a public expenditure (as for unemployment compensation or veteran's benefits) that is not for goods and services
    forfeit, forfeiture
    something that is lost or surrendered as a penalty
    financial loss
    loss of money or decrease in financial value
    a loss entailed by giving up or selling something at less than its value
    anything lost by wear or waste
    money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use
    something of value given by one person to another to bind a contract
    recognisance, recognizance
    (law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law; on failure to perform that act a sum is forfeited
    stock warrant, stock-purchase warrant, warrant
    a type of security issued by a corporation (usually together with a bond or preferred stock) that gives the holder the right to purchase a certain amount of common stock at a stated price
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    anything owned or possessed
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