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usurpation

see definition of usurpation
  • nounseizing something
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Synonyms for usurpation

noun seizing something
  • annexation
  • confiscation
  • abduction
  • apprehension
  • appropriation
  • arrest
  • arrogation
  • assumption
  • bust
  • collar
  • drop
  • grab
  • hook
  • pinch
  • preemption
  • seizing
  • seizure
  • snatch
  • commandeering
  • grabbing

Antonyms for usurpation

  • letting go
  • release
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More words related to usurpation

appropriation

noun. stealing

appropriations

noun. stealing

assumption

noun. assuming possession, power

assumptions

noun. assuming possession, power

invasion

noun. attack, encroachment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.