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unthrone

verb

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to remove from a position of prominence or power (as a throne)
  • 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

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“Unthrone.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unthrone. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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