GRE Word List


to remove from a throne or other high position

The meaning of the word depose is to remove from a throne or other high position.

Random words

tossto throw with a quick, light, or careless motion or with a sudden jerk
tonsurethe Roman Catholic or Eastern rite of admission to the clerical state by the clipping or shaving of a portion of the head
anthema song or hymn of praise or gladness
spoonerisma transposition of usually initial sounds of two or more words (as in tons of soil for sons of toil)
sageone (such as a profound philosopher) distinguished for wisdom
colandera perforated utensil for washing or draining food
bohemiana native or inhabitant of Bohemia
poulticea soft usually heated and sometimes medicated mass spread on cloth and applied to sores or other lesions
incredulousunwilling to admit or accept what is offered as true : not credulous : skeptical
luxuriateto grow profusely : thrive