enthrone enthrone

Definition(s):

  1. (v) provide with power and authority
  2. (v) put a monarch on the throne

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Usage(s):

  1. Of these the Legitimists want to enthrone former King Alfonso XIII's third son Don Juan.
  2. We must subordinate material rewards and enthrone the things of the spirit.
  3. A Portuguese army had helped enthrone him, and for 30 years they let him reign supreme over his subjects.

News

  • Woodbine: Conquest Whiplash romps in Victoria Stakes

    ETOBICOKE, Ontario - Conquest Whiplash ($3.80) trounced the boys in her debut Saturday at Woodbine in the $153,000 Victoria Stakes. Conquest Whiplash broke outward and bumped Enthrone before darting out to the lead in the five-furlong dash.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

Quotes

  1. "The political crisis in Ekiti State has vindicated my position that the Peoples Democratic Party - led government does not have the political will to enthrone serious electoral reforms. We do not need a soothsayer to know that the situation in...
    on Apr 28, 2009 By: Atiku Abubakar Source: THISDAY

  2. Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State described the deceased as "a thorough bred professional, a progressive journalist, media activist and an authentic comrade in the battle to enthrone a just and egalitarian society", while Senator Ganiyu...
    on May 23, 2009 By: Adams Oshiomhole Source: Vanguard

  3. Former Minister of Internal Affairs, Chief Tom Ikimi said he had earlier advocated for a new breed of leadership in the state."The time has come to enthrone a new leadership in Edo State. Change has come. It has taken root in Edo State. PDP does not...
    on Dec 19, 2009 By: Tom Ikimi Source: THISDAY

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