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- n. One who usurps.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who usurps; especially, one who seizes illegally on sovereign power.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who usurps; one who seizes power or property without right: as, the usurper of a throne, of power, or of the rights of a patron.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one who wrongfully or illegally seizes and holds the place of another
From Latin ūsūrpāre ("to seize for use, to use") (Wiktionary)