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usurp

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  • verbtake over
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Synonyms for usurp

verb take over
  • annex
  • preempt
  • supplant
  • wrest
  • appropriate
  • arrogate
  • assume
  • commandeer
  • displace
  • grab
  • highjack
  • seize
  • swipe
  • take
  • accroach
  • barge in
  • butt in
  • clap hands on
  • cut out
  • elbow in
  • get hands on
  • grab hold of
  • infringe upon
  • lay hold of
  • muscle in
  • squeeze in
  • work in
  • worm in

Antonyms for usurp

  • give
  • keep
  • leave
  • let go
  • offer
  • refuse
  • reject
  • release
  • give in
  • relinquish
  • surrender
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to usurp

appropriate

verb. steal

appropriated

verb. steal

appropriating

verb. steal

arrogate

verb. claim without justification

assume

verb. adopt, acquire

assumes

verb. adopt, acquire
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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