obreption definition

  • noun:
    • The act of creeping upon with secrecy or by shock.
    • Act of getting gift ideas of escheat by fraudulence or shock.
    • The work of creeping upon with secrecy or by shock.
    • The acquiring gift suggestions of escheat by fraudulence or shock.
    • The act of creeping on with secrecy or by shock.
    • In Scots law, the getting of gift ideas of escheat, etc., by falsehood: against subreption, by which these types of gifts are procured by hiding the reality.

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