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Meaning of ARROGATION

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  seizure by the government
 

ARROGATION is a 10 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: confiscation
 
 See Also: expropriation, seizure

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ar`ro*ga"tion\, n. [L. arrogatio, fr. arrogare. Cf.
{Adrogation}.]
1. The act of arrogating, or making exorbitant claims; the
   act of taking more than one is justly entitled to. --Hall.

2. (Civ. Law) Adoption of a person of full age.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accession, accounting for, adoption, anointing, anointment, answerability, application, appointment, appropriation, ascription, assignation, assignment, assumption, attachment, attribution, authorization, blame, charge, colonization, connection with, conquest, consecration, coronation, credit, delegation, deputation, derivation from, election, empowerment, encroachment, enslavement, etiology, honor, imputation, indent, infringement, invasion, legitimate succession, occupation, palaetiology, placement, playing God, preemption, preoccupation, prepossession, reference to, requisition, responsibility, saddling, seizure, subjugation, succession, takeover, taking over, trespass, trespassing, usurpation
 

 

 

 

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