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arrogate

verb [T] uk   /ˈær.ə.ɡeɪt/  us   /ˈer.ə-/ formal
to take something without having the right to do so: They arrogate to themselves the power to punish people.
Translations of “arrogate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 霸佔, 擅取, 妄稱…
in Chinese (Simplified) 霸占, 擅取, 妄称…
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