Translation of "depose" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈpəʊz/ us /-ˈpoʊz/

to remove someone important from a powerful position

Gingrich was deposed as Speaker of the House after the election in 1998.
King Charles I was deposed from the English throne in 1646.

(Translation of “depose” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /diˈpəuz/

to remove from a high position (eg from that of a king)

The president was deposed in a coup.

(Translation of “depose” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)