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
For Democrats to have a prayer of taking back a congressional chamber or two this fall or unseating the president in 2020, party leaders will have to face an uncomfortable truth.
Brian Herr, the Hopkinton selectman who agreed to step up to serve as the state GOP’s longshot candidate to unseat US Senator Edward J. Markey in 2014, took himself off the GOP rolls this week and reregistered as an independent.
Now Travis and Montgomery will look to unseat returning starters Washington and Richards in the Wildcat's primary lineup.
Yet, Alex Erickson proved as an undrafted rookie in unseating Brandon Tate in 2016 it can be done.
The program interviews Chardo Richardson, a Democrat, on his bid to unseat Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy in the U.S. House District 7.
Southwest was named best among low-cost airlines, finishing No. 1 for the second year in a year since unseating JetBlue in 2016.
With the prospect of a Republicans-only November election growing in Orange County, national Democratic leaders are getting behind businessman Harley Rouda in the effort to unseat GOP Rep. Dana Rohrabacher of Costa Mesa.
Lightfoot this week became the ninth challenger looking to unseat Emanuel in the February 2019 election.
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UNSEAT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unseat for English Language Learners
: to remove (someone or something) from a position of power or authority
: to cause (someone) to fall from a seat or saddle
UNSEAT Defined for Kids
Definition of unseat for Students
- The mayor was unseated in the election.
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