how to pronounce usurpation


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usurpation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of usurpation in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but that didn't stop the usurpation of …”

meanings of usurpation


  1. Trespass onto another's property without permission.
  2. The wrongful seizure of something by force, especially of sovereignty or other authority.
  3. A taking or use without right.

usurpation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word usurpation occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics usurpation can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that usurpation can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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