destool

[ dee-stool ]
/ diˈstul /

verb (used with object)

to remove (a West African ruler) from office.

Nearby words

  1. destined,
  2. destiny,
  3. destitute,
  4. destitution,
  5. destock,
  6. destrier,
  7. destroy,
  8. destroyer,
  9. destroyer escort,
  10. destroying angel

Origin of destool

First recorded in 1925–30; de- + stool

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