verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of usurp
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Example sentences from the Web for usurp
I will add only a few words in relation to the moral and political consequences of usurping this power.
His whole system may be expressed in a few words: the machiavelism of the usurping slave.
By his bow and his spear he had torn her from the arms of a usurping lover, and now made her all his own.Marion Fay|Anthony Trollope
Turkey stands the tollman at the turnpike-gate, controlling and usurping the highway of all nations.
I shall inform the police that I've found you usurping his place and name, and leave them to solve the mystery.The Sign of Silence|William Le Queux