verb (used with object), de·posed, de·pos·ing.
verb (used without object), de·posed, de·pos·ing.
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Origin of depose
OTHER WORDS FROM deposede·pos·a·ble, adjectivede·pos·er, nounun·de·pos·a·ble, adjectiveun·de·posed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for depose
Schottel has also deposed the new chief, Thomas Jackson, who took over in 2010.
Yet Avakov does not appear worried about lingering support for the deposed leader.Ukraine’s Interior Minister, Arsen Avakov, Begs Rebels to Help Defend Ukraine|James Kirchick|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Or because he supported the deposed King Richard II rather than the usurper Henry Bolingbroke?Five Little-Known But History-Changing Medieval Crime Stories|Eric Jager|March 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He complained that he had been deposed by a “coup” in an apparent bid for intervention by Russia.Here's What It's Like to Fight Vitali Klitschko, Ukraine’s Revolutionary Champ|Michael Daly|February 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi was sequestered in highly unusual fashion during his trials this weekend.
On the following day the Senate deposed Napoleon, with rather needless emphasis.Talleyrand|Joseph McCabe
Frederick was deposed by his subjects, and died in 1250, naming his son Conrad as his successor.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
He had held that office some time before, but had been deposed by the Roman governor of Syria after being in power for nine years.The Life of Jesus of Nazareth|Rush Rhees
In 642 he was deposed by the Senate, and he and his mother Martina were sent into exile.Women of Early Christianity|Alfred Brittain
But, after the Emperor was deposed, and a Republic declared, Morse threw in his lot with the new rgime.The City in the Clouds|C. Ranger Gull