Thesaurus

unthrones

verb
present tense third-person singular of unthrone

Synonyms & Antonyms of unthrones

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

Synonyms for unthrones

Words Related to unthrones

Near Antonyms for unthrones

Antonyms for unthrones

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about unthrones

Cite this Entry

“Unthrones.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unthrones. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

Comments on unthrones

What made you want to look up unthrones? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!