Definisi 'usurp'

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verb
1 seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession Terjemahkan
Example:
He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town
he usurped my rights
She seized control of the throne after her husband died
source: wordnet30
2 take the place of Terjemahkan
Example:
gloom had usurped mirth at the party after the news of the terrorist act broke
source: wordnet30
3 To seize, and hold in possession, by force, or without right; as, to usurp a throne; to usurp the prerogatives of the crown; to usurp power; to usurp the right of a patron is to oust or dispossess him. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913
4 To commit forcible seizure of place, power, functions, or the like, without right; to commit unjust encroachments; to be, or act as, a usurper. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
assumption, laying claim, usurpation, arrogation, confiscation, take, replace, supercede, supersede, supervene upon, annex, appropriate, capture, conquer, seize,

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