Latin arrogārearrogāt-ad-ad-rogāreto askreg- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latinarrogātus, perfect passive participle of adrogō, arrogō (“ask of, adopt, appropriate, assume”), from ad (“to”) + rogō (“ask”).
Arrogate Sentence Examples
Since the outbreak in May 1896 the Greek government had loyally co-operated with the powers in their efforts for the pacification of the island, but towards the close of the year a secret society known as the Ethnike Hetaeria began to arrogate to itself the direction of Greek foreign policy.