Translation of "unseat" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ʌnˈsiːt/ us

to remove someone from power, especially as a result of an election

derribar, derrocar
The opposition candidate failed by only 39 votes to unseat the cabinet minister.
The second time she ran, she unseated her Republican opponent.

If a horse unseats its rider, it throws them from its back. (of a horse) to throw the rider from its back

desmontar, derribar

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