Part of speech:
To confiscate is for an authority figure to take something away, often as a penalty.
To free of; rid:
To clear of a natural covering or growth; make bare:
To steal another's property.
To force from a position or place where lodged, hiding, etc.; drive out
To force or drive out:
To refuse to accept or recognize; reject:
To force or drive out; expel, dispossess, eject, etc.
Deprived of possession.
Vulgar or common; plebeian:
Formation of an idea, as of a quality or property of a thing, in such a way as to apprehend that quality or property apart from any particular instances of it in the material world
Deprivation is defined as the state of having something withheld from the enjoyment or possession of someone.
The sale, liquidation, or spinoff of a corporate division or subsidiary.
(Chemistry) The inhibition or prevention of normal ion behavior by combination with added materials, especially the formation of coordination compounds or chelates of metallic ions.
The act of usurping, especially the wrongful seizure of royal sovereignty.
To commandeer is to take possession or control of something, or to take control of something for a military or law-enforcement purpose, or to make someone help you.
(Law) To deprive wrongfully of real property; dispossess unlawfully
To cause (something) to come out of a machine.
To evict is defined as to force someone to leave a place or property, usually with the force of the law behind you.
Of government: forcibly to divest another of a property interest, as by eminent domain.
To be removable:
To set apart; to put aside; to remove; to separate from other things.
To take or assume (power, a position, property, rights, etc.) and hold in possession by force or without right
(--- Law) To take personal property from unlawfully by using or threatening force and violence; commit robbery upon
To offer in good faith; pledge:
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