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arrogate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisharrogatear‧ro‧gate /ˈærəɡeɪt/ verb   arrogate (to yourself) something→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
arrogateIt was up to Kasparov to prove that he still merited the title he arrogated.Why does he arrogate to himself the claim to know more about patient care than all those professionals?What is significant, as Kee points out, is that the Roman Church assented to the role Constantine arrogated to himself.Governments should not be deluded into thinking that they can arrogate to themselves powers that they do not and can not possess.
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Verb table
arrogate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyarrogate
he, she, itarrogates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyarrogated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave arrogated
he, she, ithas arrogated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad arrogated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill arrogate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have arrogated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam arrogating
he, she, itis arrogating
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you, we, theyare arrogating
Past
I, he, she, itwas arrogating
you, we, theywere arrogating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been arrogating
he, she, ithas been arrogating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been arrogating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be arrogating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been arrogating
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