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verb as in unsaddle

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verb as in oust

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verb as in remove from office

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That covers just a handful of Republicans, most of whom unseated Democrats in 2020, all of whom were in expensive races.

Signal, once a niche messaging service for the privacy-minded, is currently the most downloaded app in the United States, unseating perennially popular social media and gaming apps.

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In the process, Musk unseated rival Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon who held the world’s richest person position since 2017.

From 1986 to this year’s election — a period that covered hundreds of judges’ races — only nine outside challengers have unseated incumbent, appointed judges, according to Maryland’s Administrative Office of the Courts.

Which means Ossoff and Warnock will get another chance to unseat these two Senate Republicans in a little under two months.

Their first attempt to unseat the House speaker failed miserably, so why not try again?

But is it enough to unseat London as the fashion week to watch?

In Massachusetts, Baker is making his second bid for office after failing to unseat Gov. Deval Patrick in 2010.

The state GOP was desperate to unseat him in its effort to take control of the legislature.

Hofstra added that the episode has only added fuel to Tea Partiers looking to unseat the senator.

My two big toes placed simultaneously over both his optics caused a halt so abrupt as almost to unseat me.

In response he first plunged violently, then kicked, then reared, finally slewing round so quickly as nearly to unseat me.

The winged horse snorted, and shook with anger, and tried to unseat his rider by every258 trick known to equine ingenuity.

Roger's fat horse no longer tried to unseat its rider or its pack, but seemed to be the most downhearted of the train.

To give Tom, Dick and Harry the power to unseat these monarchs at will is said to be dangerously socialistic; and possibly it is.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unseat, such as: dismount, and get down.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.