verb (used with object), ap·pro·pri·at·ed, ap·pro·pri·at·ing.
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Examples from the Web for appropriator
As the appropriator of his own he didn't so much want to brand him as—just more "amusingly" even, if one would.
The appropriator of the tale had a wide reputation in the West, and was exceedingly popular.Chapters from My Autobiography|Mark Twain
In other words, the first appropriator is the first in right.
He hadn't so much minded the epithets Mrs. Folliott had applied, for they were to the appropriator of her securities.
Verily, an appropriator of all values must such bestowing love become; but healthy and holy, call I this selfishness.Thus Spake Zarathustra|Friedrich Nietzsche