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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. confiscate: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. confiscate: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. confiscate: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. confiscate: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. confiscate: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. confiscate: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Confiscate, confiscate: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. confiscate: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. confiscate: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. confiscate: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. confiscate: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. confiscate: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. confiscate: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. confiscate: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. confiscate: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. confiscate: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Confiscate: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Confiscate: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. confiscate: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. confiscate: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. confiscate: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. confiscate: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. confiscate: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. confiscate: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. confiscate: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. confiscate: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. confiscate: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. Confiscate: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Confiscate: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. confiscate: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. confiscate: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. confiscate: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  5. confiscate: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. confiscate: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  7. confiscate: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confiscate: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confiscate: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confiscate: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (confiscate)

verb:  take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority ("The police confiscated the stolen artwork")
adjective:  surrendered as a penalty
adjective:  taken without permission or consent especially by public authority ("The confiscated liquor was poured down the drain")

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