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
Alvey is shooting to become the first KCK mayoral candidate to unseat an incumbent since Jack Reardon lost to Joe Steineger in 1987.
Business confidence is at its lowest level since 1985 in the wake of efforts to diminish the central bank’s independence, eight failed opposition attempts to unseat Zuma and confusion over new mining rules.
Four years ago, the Democratic candidate in the 13th district came within 500 votes of unseating Marshall.
Drizzled with olive oil and hot honey, that wheaty bread with cottage cheese could, just maybe, unseat avocado toast.
In 2019, rents are expected... COMPANY TOWN 'Happy Death Day' expected to unseat 'Blade Runner 2049' at the box office 'Happy Death Day' is expected to gross as much as $20 million this weekend.
The Dodgers' 11-game losing streak coupled with the Indians' 22-game winning streak also opened a window for Cleveland to unseat LA as baseball's winningest team, but things have normalized over the past few days.
Formed by the Illinois Manufacturers Association, the fund plans to spend money to unseat backers of the tax.
Carlin Gilchrist II is running to unseat a 3-term incumbent in the race for Detroit City Clerk this 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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