What does dethrone mean?

Definitions for dethrone
diˈθroʊnde·throne

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dethrone(verb)

    remove a monarch from the throne

    "If the King does not abdicate, he will have to be dethroned"

Wiktionary

  1. dethrone(Verb)

    To depose; to forcibly relieve a monarch of the monarchy.

    Etymology: de- + throne

  2. dethrone(Verb)

    To remove any governing authority from power.

    Etymology: de- + throne

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dethrone(verb)

    to remove or drive from a throne; to depose; to divest of supreme authority and dignity

    Etymology: [Pref. de- + throne: cf. F. dtrner; pref. d- (L. dis-) + trne throne. See Throne.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dethrone

    de-thrōn′, v.t. to remove from a throne.—ns. Dethrone′ment; Dethronisā′tion.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dethrone in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dethrone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of dethrone in a Sentence

  1. Edward Bulwer-Lytton:

    Destiny is but a phrase of the weak human heart - the dark apology for every error. The strong and virtuous admit no destiny. On earth conscience guides; in heaven God watches. And destiny is but the phantom we invoke to silence the one and dethrone the other.

  2. Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton:

    Destiny is but a phrase of the weak human heart - the dark apology for every error. The strong and virtuous admit no destiny. On earth conscience guides in heaven God watches. And destiny is but the phantom we invoke to silence the one and dethrone the other.

  3. Paresh Upadhyaya:

    It's hard to see what's going to dethrone the dollar, trade war concerns amplify the downside risk on global growth. That tends to be positive for the dollar and puts a drag on other currencies.

  4. Sinclair B. Ferguson (1948- ):

    For worship is, essentially, the reverse of sin. Sin began (and begins) when we succumb to the temptation, "You shall be as gods." We make ourselves the center of the universe and dethrone God. By contrast, worship is giving God his true worth; it is acknowledging Him to be the Lord of all things, and the Lord of everything in our lives. He is, indeed, the Most High God!”

  5. Marlene Dietrich:

    To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.

Images & Illustrations of dethrone

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