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Synonyms for unseat

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remove from political office

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dislodge from one's seat, as from a horse

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Sarah Davis of West University Place and Lyle Larson of San Antonio are one step closer to returning to the Texas House in 2019 - despite Abbott making an extraordinary effort to unseat them.
Former Chicago Alderman Bob Fioretti announced last week he was running to unseat Preckwinkle.
The first Unseat Boris rally, fronted by journalist Owen Jones and supported by severalLabourMPs including Keir Starmer, Emily Thornberry andRupa Huq, washeld on July 23, just over a month after the General Election.
He went straight across the obstacle, causing Cogry, Racing Pulse and Midnight Prayer to fall or unseat their riders.
Drilon will continue to keep his post until a contender gets a simple majority of a 24-member Senate needed to unseat him.
After the elections, Junejo filed a petition in the Tribunal accusing Madad Ali of poll rigging and prayed the Tribunal to order a vote recount, unseat Madad Ali and declare him successful in his place.
As such I urge the PA not to unseat me," Arbab wrote in his application.
Summary: Colombo, Sri Lanka, June 30, 2010, SPA -- A Maldives court today ordered two opposition politicians to be placed under house arrest as police investigate if they tried to bribe independent lawmakers in a bid to unseat the government, AP quoted an official as saying.
Since the late 1960s, the bead unseat test has been part of the testing required for salutatory compliance to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) 109 for passenger car vehicles.
They are hoping to unseat two-term members Mona Field, Warren Furutani, Georgia Mercer and Sylvia Scott-Hayes.
Peter Hankwitz, "the only openly gay male Republican running for Congress in this election," is trying to unseat Democratic incumbent Brad Sherman in California's 27th district.
In California's Eleventh Congressional, Democrat Jerry McNerney is trying to unseat Republican Richard Pombo, with environmental issues playing a part in this race.
Several Moore allies launched campaigns to unseat incumbent GOP Alabama Supreme Court members.
Bumps in the road can unseat the circuit cards and then you get faults when you power up the radar.
And there's Cool Spreadlove, a lothario vying to unseat Mayor Emperor Jones.