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Synonyms of confiscate

Verb


1. impound, attach, sequester, confiscate, seize, take

usage: take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority; "The FBI seized the drugs"; "The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment"; "The police confiscated the stolen artwork"

Adjective


1. confiscate, forfeit, forfeited, lost (vs. won)

usage: surrendered as a penalty

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