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