arrogate-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Make (undue) claims of owning.

Smith arrogates special tax exemptions.
He arrogated his suitcases at the airline counter.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2

Sense Number 2: Seize and take control, possibly by force.

Cops arrogated all my rights.
She arrogated the throne after her husband died.
He arrogated to himself all the lands to the East.

VerbNet: obtain-13.5.2
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: arrogate.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3