Predicate: repossess

Roleset id: repossess.01 , take back material goods, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

repossess.01: REPOSSESS-V NOTES: Member of Vncls steal-10.5. (from repossess.01-v)


repossess (v.)


        Could be a 'source' argument ("The bank repossessed the car fromJohn"). No examples in corpus. (from repossess.01-v)
        Arg0-PAG: new/previous owner, holder of lien (vnrole: 10.5-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: goods (vnrole: 10.5-Theme)

Example: repo man

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: infinitive

        After [Laurel Bank]-1 tried *trace*-1 to repossess the car, a vice president asked him to intervene in an unrelated legal dispute involving a trust account.

        Arg0: *trace*-1
        Rel: repossess
        Arg1: the car