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commandeer

see definition of commandeer
  • verbseize, take over
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Synonyms for commandeer

verb seize, take over
  • confiscate
  • hijack
  • activate
  • annex
  • appropriate
  • arrogate
  • assume
  • conscript
  • draft
  • enslave
  • expropriate
  • grab
  • liberate
  • preempt
  • requisition
  • sequester
  • sequestrate
  • snatch
  • take
  • usurp
  • accroach
  • moonlight requisition

Antonyms for commandeer

  • give
  • keep
  • let go
  • receive
  • refuse
  • reject
  • stop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to commandeer

arrogate

verb. claim without justification
  • accroach
  • appropriate
  • assume
  • commandeer
  • confiscate
  • demand
  • expropriate
  • preempt
  • presume
  • seize
  • take
  • usurp

assume

verb. adopt, acquire

assumes

verb. adopt, acquire

confiscate

verb. steal; seize

confiscated

verb. steal; seize

enforce

verb. put a rule, plan in force
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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