Appropriate and Snatch


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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

Snatch and appropriate are semantically related. in steal topic. In some cases you can use "Snatch" instead a verb "Appropriate".
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Synonyms for Appropriate


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Snatch verb – To take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly.
Appropriate and snatch are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Appropriate" instead a verb "Snatch".
Nearby Words: snatching, snatched
Synonyms for Snatch

Common collocations

victory appropriate victory snatch victory
helmet appropriate helmet snatch helmet
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