Examples of throne in a Sentence
The king sat on his throne.
He is next in line for the throne.
the heir to the throne
Recent Examples of throne from the Web
Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, once seen as a leading contender to the throne, paid more than $1 billion to secure his release in a settlement with the government, said senior Saudi government advisers.
Yet an offseason of silly controversies, coupled with James’s ceaseless brilliance, has prevented Durant from mounting much of a claim to the throne.
But Riverdale, the top new show for 2017, could be a future challenger to the throne, ranking at No.
This 2002 property with incredible views was built to resemble a throne, with two wings and an illuminated crown on top of the central tower.
The baby will become fifth in line to the throne, behind big sister Charlotte, bumping William's brother Prince Harry further down the line of succession.
Seeking to consolidate her grip on the Chinese throne, Empress Wu Zetian embarked on an audacious project: expanding the imperial palace on a scale never before seen in China, or the world.
As part of the festivities to celebrate Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee, celebrating 50 years on the throne, the Queen hosted dozens of foreign rulers at a lavish banquet.
Unlike Britain, in Japan, only male heirs can inherit the Chrysanthemum throne, and the imperial family is running out men.
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