to assume to oneself without right or authority; usurp.
- Accroides gum
to happen or result as a natural growth, addition, etc. to be added as a matter of periodic gain or advantage, as interest on money. Law. to become a present and enforceable right or demand. verb (intransitive) -crues, -cruing, -crued to increase by growth or addition, esp (of capital) to increase by periodic addition of […]
the act or process of . something ; accretion. noun the act of accruing something that has accrued (accounting) a charge incurred in one accounting period that has not been paid by the end of it n. 1782, from accrue + -al (2).
- Accrual basis
a method of recording income and expenses in which each item is reported as earned or incurred without regard to when actual payments are received or made.