What is another word for dethronement?

91 synonyms found


[ diːθɹˈə͡ʊnmənt], [ diːθɹˈə‍ʊnmənt], [ d_iː_θ_ɹ_ˈəʊ_n_m_ə_n_t]

How to use "Dethronement" in context?

When a monarch or other head of state is dethroned, they are said to have been dethroned or overthrown. This can refer to either a literal event, in which the head of state is removed from office, or a more figurative state, in which the head of state's legitimacy is called into question.

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