But I suffer not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.
“It would be very difficult for her to come out and usurp power at this point,” he said.
The Constitutional Court is “absolutely part of the old guard trying to usurp power,” he tells The Daily Beast.
Makes you wonder why conservatives care so much who sits on the Supreme Court—since they seem determined to usurp its job.
Typho was the brother of Osiris and Isis; for jealousy, and to usurp the throne, he formed a conspiration and killed his brother.
We are instructed by these petty experiences which usurp the hours and years.
I accuse you of wishing to usurp the imperial crown and to render it hereditary in your family!
You usurp the power that is mine, and you deliver me—me, your son—to the gallows.
A tobogging-slide seemed to usurp the greater part of the garden.
Lastly, he bethought him of the man whose power he was bidden to usurp.