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Synonyms for confiscation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confiscation, arrogation(noun)

    seizure by the government

    Synonyms:
    arrogation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. confiscation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    forfeiting, condemnation to public use

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    forfeiture, seizure, confiscated, expropriation, confiscate, forfeitures, forfeiting

How to pronounce confiscation?

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How to use confiscation in a sentence?

  1. Human Rights Watch:

    Settlement businesses depend on and benefit from Israel's unlawful confiscation of Palestinian land and other resources, and facilitate the functioning and growth of settlements.

  2. Qais Abu Laila:

    The feeling within the Palestinian leadership is to review the entire relationship with Israel in light of the ... decision to suspend tax revenues and the continuation of land confiscation.

  3. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani:

    The government of the Islamic Republic of Iran officially complained about America to the International Court of Justice for the confiscation and theft of two billion dollars of the property of the central bank, and demanded the condemnation of Washington's anti-Iranian action and compensation for damages.

  4. The NRA:

    We are very focused on 2020, our members know what's at stake from draconian gun control schemes, from gun confiscation to registration, so they will be out in force and The NRA will make sure of it.

  5. Xu Jinhui:

    Once in possession of solid evidence, we will initiate confiscation procedures according to the law.


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