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 ad "to" (see ad-) + rogare "to ask, to propose (a law, a candidate); to ask a favor, entreat, request" (see rogation). Related: Arrogated; arrogating.