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unthrone

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of unthrone

  1. to remove from a position of prominence or power (as a throne) <the board of directors unthroned the CEO when it became clear that he was not going to reverse the company's sagging fortunes anytime soon> Synonyms defrock, deprive, dethrone, displace, oust, uncrown, unmake, unseat, deposeRelated Words can, cashier, discharge, dismiss, fire, muster out, remove, retire, sack; overthrow, subvert, supplant, topple, usurp; banish, boot (out), bounce, cast out, chase, drum (out), eject, expel, extrude, rout, run off, throw outNear Antonyms baptize, inaugurate, induct, initiate, install, instate, invest; appoint, designate, electAntonyms crown, enthrone, throne




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