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de·throne

 (dē-thrōn′)
tr.v. de·throned, de·thron·ing, de·thrones
1. To remove from the throne; depose.
2. To remove from a prominent or powerful position.

de·throne′ment n.

dethrone

(dɪˈθrəʊn)
vb
(tr) to remove from a throne or deprive of any high position or title; depose: the champion was dethroned by a young boxer.
deˈthronement n
deˈthroner n

de•throne

(diˈθroʊn)

v.t. -throned, -thron•ing.
to remove from a throne or position of power or authority; depose.
[1600–10]
de•throne′ment, n.
de•thron′er, n.

dethrone


Past participle: dethroned
Gerund: dethroning

Imperative
dethrone
dethrone
Present
I dethrone
you dethrone
he/she/it dethrones
we dethrone
you dethrone
they dethrone
Preterite
I dethroned
you dethroned
he/she/it dethroned
we dethroned
you dethroned
they dethroned
Present Continuous
I am dethroning
you are dethroning
he/she/it is dethroning
we are dethroning
you are dethroning
they are dethroning
Present Perfect
I have dethroned
you have dethroned
he/she/it has dethroned
we have dethroned
you have dethroned
they have dethroned
Past Continuous
I was dethroning
you were dethroning
he/she/it was dethroning
we were dethroning
you were dethroning
they were dethroning
Past Perfect
I had dethroned
you had dethroned
he/she/it had dethroned
we had dethroned
you had dethroned
they had dethroned
Future
I will dethrone
you will dethrone
he/she/it will dethrone
we will dethrone
you will dethrone
they will dethrone
Future Perfect
I will have dethroned
you will have dethroned
he/she/it will have dethroned
we will have dethroned
you will have dethroned
they will have dethroned
Future Continuous
I will be dethroning
you will be dethroning
he/she/it will be dethroning
we will be dethroning
you will be dethroning
they will be dethroning
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been dethroning
you have been dethroning
he/she/it has been dethroning
we have been dethroning
you have been dethroning
they have been dethroning
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been dethroning
you will have been dethroning
he/she/it will have been dethroning
we will have been dethroning
you will have been dethroning
they will have been dethroning
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been dethroning
you had been dethroning
he/she/it had been dethroning
we had been dethroning
you had been dethroning
they had been dethroning
Conditional
I would dethrone
you would dethrone
he/she/it would dethrone
we would dethrone
you would dethrone
they would dethrone
Past Conditional
I would have dethroned
you would have dethroned
he/she/it would have dethroned
we would have dethroned
you would have dethroned
they would have dethroned
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.dethrone - remove a monarch from the throne; "If the King does not abdicate, he will have to be dethroned"
disinvest, divest - deprive of status or authority; "he was divested of his rights and his title"; "They disinvested themselves of their rights"
enthrone, throne - put a monarch on the throne; "The Queen was enthroned more than 50 years ago"

dethrone

verb depose, overthrow, oust, displace, eject, usurp, unseat, supplant, uncrown The king was dethroned and went into exile.
Translations
syöstä vallasta

dethrone

[diːˈθrəʊn] VTdestronar

dethrone

vtentthronen

dethrone

[diːˈθrəʊn] vtdetronizzare
References in classic literature ?
The Christian is composed by the belief of a wise, all-ruling Father, whose presence fills the void unknown with light and order; but to the man who has dethroned God, the spirit-land is, indeed, in the words of the Hebrew poet, "a land of darkness and the shadow of death," without any order, where the light is as darkness.
My heart sank when I perceived that the commander was the vizir who had dethroned my father, and was come to seize the kingdom of my uncle.
Enough then, that I not only recognised my natural body from the mere aura and effulgence of certain of the powers that made up my spirit, but managed to compound a drug by which these powers should be dethroned from their supremacy, and a second form and countenance substituted, none the less natural to me because they were the expression, and bore the stamp of lower elements in my soul.
Do you think, madame, that France, agitated and disturbed as it is, would be a safe retreat for a dethroned king?
When Jason, the son of the dethroned King of Iolchos, was a little boy, he was sent away from his parents, and placed under the queerest schoolmaster that ever you heard of.
The Bourbons were again dethroned, as it was termed, and another Bourbon seated in their place.
No, sire; but I have heard -- and that more than once -- that a dethroned king has recovered his kingdom with a firm will, perseverance, some friends, and a million skillfully employed.
Some kings also have been [1312a] dethroned and killed in consequence of the contempt they were held in by the people; as some one conspired against Sardanapalus, having seen him spinning with his wife, if what is related of him is true, or if not of him, it may very probably be true of some one else.
Wicked jeddaks have been dethroned, but seldom are they replaced by other than members of the imperial house, even though the law gives to the jeds the right to select whom they please.
Was I bewitched, that my mind refused to function sanely, and that judgment and reason were dethroned by some mad sentiment which I steadfastly refused to believe was love?
My dear friend, even allowing it were the plan of a man of genius, a king of France who attempted to carry it out would get himself dethroned.
But I have rested too long on a doctrine which can be of no use to a Christian writer; for as he cannot introduce into his works any of that heavenly host which make a part of his creed, so it is horrid puerility to search the heathen theology for any of those deities who have been long since dethroned from their immortality.