dethrone

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Synonyms for dethrone

Antonyms for dethrone

remove a monarch from the throne

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We march to conquer the Emerald City -- to dethrone the Scarecrow King -- to acquire thousands of gorgeous gems -- to rifle the royal treasury -- and to obtain power over our former oppressors
To this Irene consented, but when his soldiers heard of it they were so angry that they formed a conspiracy to dethrone their ruler.
GEORGE Groves will not "lose any sleep" over a rematch with James DeGale if he dethrones WBA and IBF super-middleweight world champion Carl Froch at Wembley Stadium.
Hatton will enhance his status next Saturday night in Boston if he dethrones the WBA welterweight champion Luis Collazo.
He preps for every race by making ugly faces, and he'll make another if one of his compatriots dethrones him as Olympic champion.