unthrone

verb un·throne \ ˌən-ˈthrōn \

Definition of unthrone

transitive verb
: 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

First Known Use of unthrone

1611



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