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 acquire or take for oneself before others; appropriate:
(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 commandeers. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for commandeers, like: pirates, highjacks, hijacks, usurps, takes, snatches, seizes, grabs, confiscates, arrogates and appropriates.