Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Whimsical Word of the Week

Arrogate -

to take claim for oneself without right; appropriate.

Example: the senatorial candidate arrogated the responsibilities of the office before the election's recount had been completed.

2 comments:

  1. Good example. That looks like a useful word. :-)

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    1. Thanks, Elizabeth. It looked useful to me too, although I might have trouble fitting it into a middle grade novel. ^_^

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