throne room


: a formal audience room containing the throne of a sovereign

Examples of throne room in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This set shows off Boba Fett's throne room in 732 unique pieces. Tom Price, Popular Mechanics, 11 July 2023 Standing in what appeared to be a regal throne room, Perry and Richie reflected on the experience of witnessing the coronation of the United Kingdom's newest monarch. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 9 May 2023 While Borros wisely demands no bloodshed in his throne room, that doesn’t stop Aemond from chasing after Luce on Vhagar. William Goodman, Men's Health, 23 Oct. 2022 This bestselling two-piece set is from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, and depicts King Namor’s underwater throne room alongside the Skirmisher submarine. Kevin Cortez, Popular Mechanics, 20 Dec. 2022 In her final scene, Ramonda swims submerged through the flooded throne room to save Riri, holding her with one arm and reaching toward the surface with the other. Shirley Li, The Atlantic, 16 Nov. 2022 Take a look at the glass cases in the Royal Palace Museum’s throne room; along with copper and bronze Buddhas rescued from various temples are others carved from hunks of crystal and decorated with wine-dark rubies. Hanya Yanagihara, Condé Nast Traveler, 10 Jan. 2022 She was put on trial before a military tribunal in her own throne room. Jennifer Sinco Kelleher,, 22 Jan. 2023 There is a scene where Namor descends underwater into his throne room and speaks to his people and it’s almost completely live action. Gregory Ellwood, Los Angeles Times, 14 Jan. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1787, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of throne room was in 1787

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“Throne room.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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