Synonyms of usurp in English:

usurp


See definition of usurp

verb

1‘Richard usurped the throne’

SYNONYMS
seize, take over, expropriate, take possession of, take, appropriate, steal, wrest, arrogate, commandeer, annex, assume, lay claim to

2‘the Hanoverian dynasty had usurped the Stuarts’

SYNONYMS
oust, overthrow, remove, topple, unseat, depose, dethrone, eject, dispel
succeed, come after, step into the shoes of, supplant, replace
informal fill someone's boots, crowd out, defenestrate
archaic deprive