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Webster Dictionary

  1. Usurped

    of Usurp


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of usurped in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of usurped in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne:

    Wealth is so much the greatest good that Fortune has to bestow that in the Latin and English languages it has usurped her name.

  2. Mitt Romney:

    (Obamacare) drove up premiums, took insurance away from people who were promised otherwise, and usurped state programs. As I said in the campaign, I'd repeal it and replace it with state-crafted plans.

  3. James Buchanan:

    Public virtue is the vital spirit of republics, and history proves that when this has decayed and the love of money has usurped its place, although the forms of free government may remain for a season, the substance has departed forever.

  4. Phil Bryant:

    Today, a federal court has usurped (the) right to self-governance and has mandated that states must comply with federal marriage standards -- standards that are out of step with the wishes of many in the United States and that are certainly out of step with the majority of Mississippians.

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