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appropriate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of APPROPRIATE

1
to take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right <archaeologists once freely appropriated artifacts excavated at ancient African sites for their museums in Europe>
2
to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep <you can't just appropriate somebody's term paper and put your name on it!>

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May 30, 2015
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