Appropriate and Take over

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

Take over is a synonym for appropriate in seize topic. In some cases you can use "Take over" instead a verb "Appropriate", when it comes to topics like behaviour, steal, incorporate, take up.
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Synonyms for Appropriate

Take over

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Take over verb – To take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right.
Usage example: students protesting the war took over the college's radio station

Appropriate is a synonym for take over in adopt topic. You can use "Appropriate" instead a verb "Take over", if it concerns topics such as behaviour, seize, take, steal.
Synonyms for Take over

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