Examples of enthrone in a Sentence
the literary world has enthroned Shakespeare for so long that his preeminence among writers seems unassailable
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Metropolitan Iakovos was elected and enthroned as bishop of Chicago in 1979 and then elevated to the honorary rank of Metropolitan in 1997.
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First Known Use of enthrone
ENTHRONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of enthrone for English Language Learners
: to make (someone) a king, queen, bishop, etc., in a formal ceremony
ENTHRONE Defined for Kids
Definition of enthrone for Students
1 : to place on a throne enthrone a king
2 : to seat or put in a place to indicate authority or value The trophy was enthroned on his bookcase.
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