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usurp
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Gone with the Wind
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  • And the freedom of our land from the usurper is one and States’ Rights is another and—" Rhett looked lazy and his voice had a silky, almost bored, note.

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  • Henry IV usurped the throne from Richard II while the latter was fighting in Ireland.
  • I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.
    James Madison

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