unthrone

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verb un·throne \-ˈthrōn\

Definition of unthrone

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove from or as if from a throne

Examples of unthrone in a sentence

  1. <the board of directors unthroned the CEO when it became clear that he was not going to reverse the company's sagging fortunes anytime soon>

1611

First Known Use of unthrone

1611


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