To attack and rob (a ship at sea).
To seize control forcibly of (an aircraft, bus, ship, etc.), esp. in order to go to a nonscheduled destination
To take over or occupy without right:
To capture physically; seize:
To take or seize hastily, abruptly, or without permission or ceremony.
To grasp suddenly and forcibly; take or grab:
To seize or snatch suddenly; take roughly and quickly
To confiscate is for an authority figure to take something away, often as a penalty.
To take or claim for oneself without right; appropriate:
To take improperly, as without permission
To create by thinking and writing; compose:
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.
(Archaic) To take in or receive
To engage the support or cooperation of.
To take an interest to the extent of:
Find another word for commandeering. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for commandeering, like: pirating, highjacking, hijacking, usurping, taking, snatching, seizing, grabbing, confiscating, arrogating and appropriating.