Synonyms of depose in English:


See definition of depose


1‘the president was deposed by a right-wing junta’


overthrow, overturn, topple, bring down, remove from office, remove, unseat, dethrone, supplant, displace

dismiss, discharge, oust, drum out, throw out, force out, drive out, expel, eject

strip of rank, demote


informal sack, fire, axe, chuck out, boot out, defenestrate, get rid of, give someone the push, give someone the boot, give someone their marching orders, show someone the door

British informal turf out

2‘an independent witness deposed that he had seen the accused’


swear, testify, attest, undertake, assert, declare, profess, aver, submit, claim

swear on the Bible, swear under oath, state on oath, make a deposition, give an undertaking, solemnly promise

rare asseverate, represent