verb (used with or without object), throned, thron·ing.
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Origin of throne
OTHER WORDS FROM thronethroneless, adjective
Words nearby throne
Example sentences from the Web for throne
And, others said that they would see his body rise from the throne, start pacing the room, all while his head disappeared.What the QAnon of the 6th Century Teaches Us About Conspiracies|Roland Betancourt|February 3, 2021|Time
The image of him on that chair was Photoshopped into famous scenarios, real and fictional, including the throne from “Game of Thrones,” the cover of Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly” and the iconic photograph “Lunch atop a Skyscraper.”The handwarming story of how Bernie Sanders got his inauguration mittens|Travis Andrews|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
Created by Saturday Night Live star Kate McKinnon and her sister Emily Lynne, this 10-episode audio comedy follows a queen and her minion as they try to save the throne after learning about a planned uprising.11 Funny Audiobooks to Lighten the Mood This Dreary Winter|Annabel Gutterman|January 15, 2021|Time
Durant left the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Golden State Warriors in 2016, intent on chasing rings, knocking James off his throne and broadening his business portfolio.The Bucks bungled free agency. Now they wait for Giannis Antetokounmpo to decide.|Ben Golliver|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
I've never had much luck with "cheap" office chairs—a $350 mid-back office chair frequently turns into a throne of pain without sufficient extended breaks to get up and move around.Gaming chairs or work from home chairs? Ars tests two under $500|Jim Salter|October 16, 2020|Ars Technica
Then, as I sat here on this “throne,” this beautiful choir struck my ears and senses.
The wonderful reign of Queen Elizabeth has everyone worried about what will happen when her crank of a son takes the throne.Imagining Prince Charles as King Makes All of Britain Wish They Could Leave Like Scotland|Clive Irving|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They will not be green birds flying beneath the great throne—arsh—of Allah until the Final Day.An Ex-Radical's Open Letter to ISIS Fighters: Quit Now While You Can!|Maajid Nawaz|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So, when Juan Carlos was put on the throne by Franco, he was said to be stone broke.
The Tudors who succeeded Richard to the throne reinforced their own legitimacy by setting out systematically to trash him.Three Dicks: Cheney, Nixon, Richard III and the Art of Reputation Rehab|Clive Irving|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Greek character will now become easy to decipher; and the evening papers may take King Otho both off the throne and on.
They went to the capital, forcibly removed the king from his throne, and banished him to the island of Kang-wa.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
And I will fasten him as a peg in a sure place, and he shall be for a throne of glory to the house of his father.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
When he ascended the throne, his friend presented him a turnip of extraordinary size.
Night, high on her spangled throne, watches the sun dip down behind the Libyan sands.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
British Dictionary definitions for throne
Derived forms of thronethroneless, adjective
Word Origin for throne
Idioms and Phrases with throne
see power behind the throne.