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arrogates

verb
present tense third-person singular of arrogate

Synonyms of arrogates

to take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right
  • arrogated the corner office without obtaining prior approval

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“Arrogates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/arrogates. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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