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Fitzwilliam was also told to give out that the expedition was not intended against the natives, but against the usurping Scots.Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3)|Richard Bagwell
He took no steps to accomplish the conquest of Tezcuco, but on the contrary soon began to plot against the usurping emperor.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 5|Hubert Howe Bancroft
I cannot see another usurping the name and place he was born to fill.Ernest Linwood|Caroline Lee Hentz
His championship now sought extension to his mother, and to all sufferers from usurping creeds.There and Back|George MacDonald
But she may be a responsible Prime Minister without usurping, much less parading, the insignia of Royalty.How to be Happy Though Married|E. J. Hardy.