To enroll for compulsory service in the armed forces; draft
(Biology) To convert a molecule or cell into a form that carries out a specific action:
To set aside for a specific use or certain person
To sequester is to take something or someone out of the mainstream or out of circulation and put into isolation.
To confiscate is for an authority figure to take something away, often as a penalty.
To dominate; subjugate
To focus the attention or intellect on:
To ascribe on behalf of another in an unwarranted manner:
To get possession of by unscrupulous methods
To take control of (something) without permission or authorization and use it for one's own purposes:
To get (a small amount of sleep).
To deprive a person of their private property for public use.
To put oneself into
To gain possession of by prior right or opportunity, especially to settle on (public land) so as to obtain the right to buy before others.
To offer in good faith; pledge:
The definition of highjack is to steal by force.
To publish, reproduce, or make use of without authorization (a literary work, musical recording, film, etc.), esp. in violation of a copyright
Find another word for commandeer. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for commandeer, like: draft, conscript, activate, appropriate, sequester, confiscate, enlist, enslave, recruit, seize and arrogate.