coronate coronate

Definition(s):

  • (v) invest with regal power; enthrone

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Usage(s):

  1. When American Idol was launched, creator Simon Fuller assumed teens would coronate slutted-out model wannabes, as they did in the English version of his show.
  2. They aren't our kings and we shouldn't treat them as such - particularly not those who work hardest to coronate themselves.

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  • "I know what the conventional wisdom says, and I know there'sa desire on the part of some to cancel the general election and just coronate Mr. Spitzer," Mr. Faso said in a phone interview.
    on Sep 13, 2006 By: John Faso Source: New York Times

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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /