meaning of Arrogate

Arrogate meaning in General Dictionary

To assume or claim as your unduly proudly or presumptuously to make undue claims to from vanity or baseless pretensions to correct or quality since the pope arrogated dominion over leaders

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  • make excessive statements to presenting
  • seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as you's right or control
  • need as being an individual's because of or home; assert your right or title to
  • To assume, or claim as you's very own, unduly, proudly, or presumptuously; to help make excessive claims to, from vanity or baseless pretensions to right or quality; since, the pope arrogated dominion over leaders.

Arrogate meaning in Urban Dictionary

A surrogate of arrogance.Someone who is perhaps not really a person, but a being of pure arrogance, asshole-ness, and ignorance.


Arrogate meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1530s, from Latin arrogatus, past participle of arrogare "to claim for yourself" (see arrogance). Related: Arrogated; arrogating.


Arrogate meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To assume, or claim together's own, unduly, proudly, or presumptuously; to help make excessive claims to, from vanity or baseless pretensions to correct or merit; as, the pope arrogated dominion over leaders.


Sentence Examples with the word Arrogate

Since the outbreak in May 1896 the Greek government had loyally co-operated with the powers in their efforts for the pacification of the island, but towards the close of the year a secret society known as the Ethnike Hetaeria began to arrogate to itself the direction of Greek foreign policy.

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