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synonyms for expropriation

  • appropriation
  • confiscation
  • arrogation
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How to use expropriation in a sentence

Marx found something more in the nature of a driving force in his class hostility based on expropriation and injustice.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
They are making such inconceivable blunders as the expropriation of the Poles and the colonization scheme of Posen.
GERMAN PROBLEMS AND PERSONALITIESCHARLES SAROLEA
Like Bismarck, he enforced in Poland the inexorable policy of expropriation and appropriation.
GERMAN PROBLEMS AND PERSONALITIESCHARLES SAROLEA
A new system of expropriation has been adopted since 1910 by the City.
MONTREAL 1535-1914, VOLUME II (OF 2)WILLIAM HENRY ATHERTON
Henceforth, the promptness of expropriation will save him from total ruin.
WHAT IS PROPERTY?P. J. PROUDHON
For, after all, it is interest which impoverishes the peasant and leads to his expropriation.
WHAT IS PROPERTY?P. J. PROUDHON
As a general principle, we must condemn the expropriation of any nation which is in effective occupation of the soil.
OUTSPOKEN ESSAYSWILLIAM RALPH INGE
Central board, see below Local government.Chamberlain's views on compulsory expropriation, iii.
THE LIFE OF WILLIAM EWART GLADSTONE: INDEXJOHN MORLEY
Therefore, no matter which plan of expropriation were adopted, the state would make a great number of new enemies.
THE RED CONSPIRACYJOSEPH J. MERETO
The doctrine of the Class War is a holy faith, the expropriation of property-owners is a divine task.
BRITISH SOCIALISMJ. ELLIS BARKER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO EXPROPRIATION

  • confiscation
  • embezzlement
  • expropriation
  • grab
  • misappropriation
  • pilfering
  • seizure
  • takeover
  • taking
  • usurpation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.