Synonyms of commandeer in English:

commandeer


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See Spanish definition of requisar

verb

1‘everything surrounding the base was commandeered by the army’

SYNONYMS
seize, take, take possession of, take away, requisition, appropriate, expropriate, sequestrate, sequester, confiscate, annex, take over, claim, lay claim to, pre-empt, secure
hijack, arrogate, arrogate to oneself, help oneself to, carry off, loot, grab
informal walk off with
distrain, attach, disseize
poind