Definition of expropriate:
divest, deprive of property, usurp, seize, strip, commandeer, press, encroach, dispossess, repossess, give, preempt, seize, rob, arrogate, impound, oust, snatch, requisition, pirate, deprive, attach, confiscate, grab, go off with, help oneself to, sequester, convert, take over.
We have seen in Russia and Hungary and other places, so many illustrations of the quick and easy way to expropriate the expropriators that now there is in every country a considerable group of radicals who will hear to no program less picturesque than barricades and councils of action.- "The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society", Upton Sinclair.
- "There was a King in Egypt", Norma Lorimer.
- "The Russian Revolution; The Jugo-Slav Movement", Alexander Petrunkevitch, Samuel Northrup Harper, Frank Alfred Golder, Robert Joseph Kerner.