Word of the Day – Oct. 2 – Expropriate

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Expropriate  (ek-SPROH-pree-ayt)

Definition:

1. To deprive of possession or proprietary rights.

2. To transfer the property of another to one’s own possession.

Sample sentence: The city council rejected a proposal to expropriate private property for the highway expansion.

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