Appropriate and Seize

Appropriate

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Appropriate verb – To take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right.
Usage example: archaeologists once freely appropriated artifacts excavated at ancient African sites for their museums in Europe

Seize is a synonym for appropriate in give topic. In some cases you can use "Seize" instead a verb "Appropriate", when it comes to topics like adopt, confiscate, usurp. popular alternative
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Synonyms for Appropriate

Seize

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Seize verb – To take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right.
Usage example: Richard III seized the English throne from his brother Edward in 1483

Appropriate is a synonym for seize in confiscate topic. You can use "Appropriate" instead a verb "Seize", if it concerns topics such as give, adopt, grab, usurp. popular alternative
Nearby Words: seizure, seizing, seised
Synonyms for Seize

Common collocations

property appropriate property seize property
legacy appropriate legacy seize legacy
advantage appropriate advantage seize advantage
monarch appropriate monarch seize monarch
Other nouns: victory, castle.
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