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commandeer

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of commandeer

  1. 1 to take control of (a vehicle) by force an airliner commandeered by terrorists Synonyms of commandeer hijack (also highjack) Words Related to commandeer carjack, skyjack; appropriate, confiscate, expropriate, seize

  2. 2 to take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right commandeered all of the equipment, as if the chem lab belonged solely to him Synonyms of commandeer arrogate, appropriate, convert, expropriate, pirate, preempt, press, seize, take over, usurpWords Related to commandeer annex, attach, claim, confiscate, impound, repossess, sequester; assume, collar, grab, grasp, snatch, steal, wrench, wrest; despoil, loot, pillage; encroach, infringe, invade, occupy, preoccupy, trespass; embezzle, misapply, misappropriate, misuse, peculate



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