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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: arrogate(0.01090 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to arrogate.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: demand as being one's due or property; assert one's right or
title to; “He claimed his suitcases at the airline
counter”; “Mr. Smith claims special tax exemptions
because he is a foreign resident” [syn: claim, lay claim
] [ant: forfeit]
2: make undue claims to having [syn: assign]
3: seize and take control without authority and possibly with
force; take as one's right or possession; “He assumed to
himself the right to fill all positions in the town”; “he
usurped my rights”; “She seized control of the throne
after her husband died” [syn: assume, usurp, seize,
English → English (gcide)
Arrogate \Ar"ro*gate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Arrogated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Arrogating.] [L. arrogatus, p. p. of adrogare,
arrogare, to ask, appropriate to one's self; ad + rogare to
ask. See Rogation.]
To assume, or claim as one's own, unduly, proudly, or
presumptuously; to make undue claims to, from vanity or
baseless pretensions to right or merit; as, the pope
arrogated dominion over kings.
He arrogated to himself the right of deciding
dogmatically what was orthodox doctrine. --Macaulay.