Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To take to one's self; appropriate as one's own.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • He also launched the verb ‘to spheterize’ in the sense of to appropriate or make one’s own; but this without success.

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  • To make something one's own: appropriate.

    May 13, 2008