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Synonyms for confiscateˈkɒn fəˌskeɪt, kənˈfɪs keɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confiscate, forfeit, forfeited(verb)

    surrendered as a penalty

    Synonyms:
    forfeit, forfeited, confiscate

    Antonyms:
    won

  2. impound, attach, sequester, confiscate, seize(verb)

    take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority

    Synonyms:
    clutch, get hold of, tie, set apart, arrogate, sequester, capture, withdraw, attach, prehend, seclude, isolate, impound, assume, pound, keep apart, conquer, usurp, bind, grab, sequestrate, confiscate, take over, seize, appropriate, bond

    Antonyms:
    won

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. confiscate

    Synonyms:
    appropriate, deny, refuse, resume, retain, seize, withhold

    Antonyms:
    allot, appoint, apportion, assign, award, destine, distribute, divide, give, grant, mete out, portion out, select, set apart

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. confiscate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    cause to be forfeited, condemn to public use

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

confiscates, forfeit, seize, confiscation, expropriate


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