Examples of unseat in a Sentence
He unseated an incumbent senator.
The horse bucked and unseated its rider.
Recent Examples of unseat from the Web
Naperville resident Laura Ellman is throwing her hat in the ring in the Illinois Senate 21st District, hoping for a chance to unseat incumbent Sen. Michael Connelly.
N’Kosi and Cade need to dial it up in a big way for the second scrimmage on Saturday if either is to have a chance at unseating Rosier — or even Shirreffs, who also has no game experience except for some handoffs in one series in last year’s opener.
CITIES Longtime Milford Mayor Laurie Howland is not seeking re-election and a former Union Township trustee is challenging two current trustees who unseated him and a political ally four years ago.
After Smith was unseated, the race took on a strange feel.
Does this mean Acosta will formally unseat Anderson Cooper as CNN’s premier silver fox?
Cheney joins several other Democrats in seeking the Democratic nomination in the March 20 primary and a chance to unseat Roskam in Nov. 6, 2018, general election.
But anyone who thinks Lagow has been unseated simply because of some hot-and-cold performances last season is wide of the mark.
Also, its hot-selling Rogue compact SUV is on track to unseat the Toyota Camry as the most popular car or SUV in the U.S. for the year.
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First Known Use of unseat
Synonymsdefrock, deprive, dethrone, displace, oust, uncrown, unmake, depose, unthrone
Antonymscrown, enthrone, throne
Related Wordscan, 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 out
Near Antonymsbaptize, inaugurate, induct, initiate, install, instate, invest; appoint, designate, elect
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