[ dis-kroun ]
/ dɪsˈkraʊn /
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verb (used with object)
to deprive of a crown; dethrone; depose.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for discrown
He will then proceed to plunder and discrown the very kings that had assisted him in erecting his colossal power.Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues|John Alberger
They did not attempt to put one king in place of another, but to dethrone human nature and discrown the very manhood of the race.The Writings of James Russell Lowell in Prose and Poetry, Volume V|James Russell Lowell