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  1. Usurped

    of Usurp

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    Alex
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Numerology

  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

Examples of usurped in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Fraser Howie:

    The Party is outside shareholder control, to the extent the Party is exercising control of what a listed company is doing, to that extent shareholders are having their rights diluted or usurped.

  3. 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.

  4. Thomas Jefferson:

    The germ of dissolution of our federal government is in ... the federal judiciary; an irresponsible body (for impeachment is scarcely a scare-crow), working like gravity by night and by day, gaining a little today and a little tomorrow, and advancing it’s noiseless step like a thief, over the field of jurisdiction, until all shall be usurped from the States, and the government of all be consolidated into one. ...when all government... in little as in great things, shall be drawn to Washington as the centre of all power, it will render powerless the checks provided of one government on another and will become as venal and oppressive as the government from which we separated.

  5. 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.

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