expropriate

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Synonyms for expropriate

Synonyms for expropriate

to take quick and forcible possession of

Words related to expropriate

deprive of possessions

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In an interview in 1970 she was more explicit in her own preference for private rather than capitalist or socialist ownership of property than she had been in The Human Condition: "Our problem today is not how to expropriate the expropriators, but, rather, how to arrange matters so that the masses, dispossessed by industrial society in capitalist and socialist systems, can regain property" (Crisis 175).
Israelis should remember the claims filed by Jews against the expropriators of their property in Europe.
Lefebvre implies that May '68 was an attempt to make good on the failed promises of that earlier, partial liberation, which had succeeded in removing the foreign invader but not the national expropriators.
Expropriating the expropriators, for example, entails responsibility for the misery of those expropriated.
What rights of self-help resistance owners possess against the now presumptively greedy expropriators is not a subject Waldron broaches.