arrogate (v.) Look up arrogate at Dictionary.com
"claim or demand presumptuously," 1530s, from Latin arrogatus, past participle of arrogare "to claim for oneself," from assimilated form of ad "to" (see ad-) + rogare "to ask, to propose (a law, a candidate); to ask a favor, entreat, request" (see rogation). Related: Arrogated; arrogating.