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usurp
used in The Comedy of Errors

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Definition
seize or take control without authority
  • Usurping ivy, brier, or idle moss
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — The same (80% in)
usurping = seizing or taking without permission
There are no more uses of "usurp" in The Comedy of Errors.

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