Definition of usurpation

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • usurpation is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 12
  • usurpation is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 12
  • usurpation is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 16

Definition of usurpation


  • entry to another's property without right or permission (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. encroachment
    2. intrusion
    3. trespass
    4. violation
  • wrongfully seizing and holding (an office or powers) by force (especially the seizure of a throne or supreme authority) (noun)

    Examples

    1. a succession of generals who ruled by usurpation

See definition of usurpation in Merriam Webster

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