Synonyms for usurpation

Synonyms for (noun) usurpation

Synonyms: usurpation

Definition: wrongfully seizing and holding (an office or powers) by force (especially the seizure of a throne or supreme authority)

Usage: a succession of generals who ruled by usurpation

Similar words: capture, seizure, gaining control

Definition: the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property

Synonyms: encroachment, violation, usurpation, trespass, intrusion

Definition: entry to another's property without right or permission

Similar words: misconduct, wrongdoing, wrongful conduct, actus reus

Definition: activity that transgresses moral or civil law

Usage: he denied any wrongdoing

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