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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.
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(tr) to remove from a throne or deprive of any high position or title; depose: the champion was dethroned by a young boxer.
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v.t. -throned, -thron•ing.
to remove from a throne or position of power or authority; depose.
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Past participle: dethroned
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|Verb||1.||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"
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verb depose, overthrow, oust, displace, eject, usurp, unseat, supplant, uncrown The king was dethroned and went into exile.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
dethrone[diːˈθrəʊn] VT → destronar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
vt → entthronen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
dethrone[diːˈθrəʊn] vt → detronizzare
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