Examples of appropriation in a sentence
the appropriation of funds to repair the bridge
The economy has been weakened by the appropriation of the country's resources by corrupt officials.
Origin and Etymology of appropriation
First Known Use: 14th century
APPROPRIATION Defined for Kids
Definition of appropriation for Students
1 : an act or instance of taking especially illegally or unfairly
2 : the act or an instance of setting apart for a special purpose
3 : a sum of money set apart for a special purpose
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