Definition of depose verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

depose

 verb
verb
NAmE//dɪˈpoʊz//
 
depose somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they depose
 
he / she / it deposes
 
past simple deposed
 
-ing form deposing
 
 
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to remove someone, especially a ruler, from power The president was deposed in a military coup.
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