Synonyms of commandeer in English:


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See Spanish definition of requisar


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

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
Law distrain, attach, disseize
Scots Law poind