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"unseat" in British English

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unseatverb [T]

uk   us   /ʌnˈsiːt/

unseat verb [T] (POLITICIAN)

to ​remove someone from ​power, ​especially as a ​result of an ​election: The ​oppositioncandidatefailed by only 39 ​votes to unseat the ​cabinetminister.

unseat verb [T] (RIDER)

If a ​horse unseats ​itsrider, it ​throws them from ​its back.
(Definition of unseat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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unseatverb [T]

 us   /ʌnˈsit/
to ​remove someone from a ​powerfuljob, esp. a ​job to which a ​person is ​elected: She has a good ​chance to unseat the ​governor.
(Definition of unseat from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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