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To gain possession of:
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  1. To gain possession of:
  2. To gain through experience; come by:
  3. To come to have as one's own; get possession of
To make use of (an opportunity, for example).
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  1. To make use of (an opportunity, for example).
  2. (Law) To cause (someone) to be in possession of something.
  3. To take quick and forcible possession of; confiscate:
To set aside for a specific use or certain person
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  1. To set aside for a specific use or certain person
  2. To take for one's own or exclusive use
To set aside for a specific use or certain person
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  1. To set aside for a specific use or certain person
  2. To take possession of or make use of exclusively for oneself, often without permission:
  3. To take improperly, as without permission
To ascribe on behalf of another in an unwarranted manner:
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  1. To ascribe on behalf of another in an unwarranted manner:
  2. To ascribe or attribute without reason
  3. To take or claim for oneself without right; appropriate:
To make a supposition; suppose or believe:
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  1. To make a supposition; suppose or believe:
  2. To put oneself into
  3. (Archaic) To take in or receive
To force into military service.
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  1. To force into military service.
  2. To seize for military use.
  3. (Informal) To take forcibly
To come to a halt:
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  1. To come to a halt:
  2. To take by force; capture or conquer:
  3. To grasp suddenly and forcibly; take or grab:
To carry in one's possession:
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  1. To carry in one's possession:
  2. To start growing; root or germinate:
  3. To convey by transportation:
To practice or commit usurpation (on or upon)
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  1. To practice or commit usurpation (on or upon)
  2. To take the place of (another) without legal authority; supplant.
  3. To take over or occupy without right:
To enter or bring into conflict with:
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  1. To enter or bring into conflict with:
  2. To occupy or involve oneself; take part; be active
  3. To involve oneself or become occupied; participate:
To dominate or use to the exclusion of others:
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  1. To dominate or use to the exclusion of others:
  2. To dominate or to get total control of something by excluding everyone else
  3. To take full possession or control of; dominate completely
To hold or fill (an office or position).
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  1. To hold or fill (an office or position).
  2. To engage or employ the attention or concentration of:
  3. To take possession of by settlement or seizure
Find another word for preempt. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for preempt, like: acquire, seize, appropriate, obtain, appropriate, arrogate, assume, commandeer, seize, take and usurp.