What does obreption mean?

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Obreption(noun)

    the act of creeping upon with secrecy or by surprise

  2. Obreption(noun)

    the obtaining gifts of escheat by fraud or surprise

  3. Origin: [L. obreptio, fr. obrepere, obreptum, to creep up to; ob (see Ob-) + repere to creep.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Obreption

    ob-rep′shun, n. obtaining of gifts of escheat by falsehood—opp. to Subreption (q.v.).—adj. Obreptit′ious.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of obreption in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of obreption in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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