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Definition of the verb accroach

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verb

  1. [transitive] To hook, or draw to oneself as with a hook.
  2. [transitive] To usurp, as jurisdiction or royal prerogatives.
  3. [intransitive] To encroach.

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Google previewA Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America and of the Several States of the American Union (1871)

With References to the Civil and Other Systems of Foreign Law by John Bouvier

ACCROACH ACKNOWLEDGMENT already in possession of the owner. 2 Wash- burn, R«al Prop. 451. The term alluvion is applied to the deposit itself, while accretion rather denotes the act. If an island in a non-navigable stream results from ...

Google previewThe Encyclop Dic Dictionary (1901)

A New, and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronounciation, and Use by Robert Hunter

[ACCROACH, CRook.] *A. Transitive: 1. To seize upon wrongfully ...

Google previewThe Cyclopedic Dictionary of Law

by W.A. Shumaker

ACCROACH. To attempt royal power. 4 Bi. Comm. 76. A knight who forcibly assaulted and ...

Google previewA Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America, and of the Several States of the American Union: With References to the Civil and other Systems of Foreign Law (1868)

By John Bouvier. I by John Bouvier

ACCROACH already in possession of the owner. 2 Washburn, Real Prop. 451. The term alluvion is applied to the deposit itself, while accretion rather denotes the act. If an island in a non-navigable stream results from accretion, it belongs to ...

Google previewA Law Dictionary (1891)

Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America, and of the Several States of the American Union : with References to the Civil and Other Systems of Foreign Law by John Bouvier

ACCROACH. To attempt to exercise royal power.

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1805)

In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers, to which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson

To Accroach MENT. n. .. [from accroach.) ...

Google previewThe Modern World Dictionary of the English Language ... (1906)

To which is Added a Compendium of Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific, Religious, and Sociological Names, and a Complete Summary of Human Achievement in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries ...

[ACcRoach, CRook.] *A. Transitive: 1. To seize upon wrongfully.

Google previewA glossary and etymological dictionary of obsolete and uncommon words (1832)

by William Toone

AccRoACH (F. accrocher), to ...

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Accroach Meaning

Video shows what accroach means. To hook, or draw to oneself as with a hook.. To usurp, as jurisdiction or royal prerogatives.. To encroach.. accroach ...

Scrabble value of A1C3C3R1O1A1C3H4

The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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