Enthronize
Enthronize En*thron"ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enthronized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enthronizing}.] [See {Inthronize}.] To place on a throne; hence, to induct into office, as a bishop. [1913 Webster]

There openly enthronized as the very elected king. --Knolles. [1913 Webster]


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  • enthronize — verb To enthrone. Ant: disthrone, disenthrone, disthronize …   Wiktionary

  • enthronize — en·thron·ize …   English syllables

  • enthronize — ə̇nˈthrōˌnīz, enˈthrōˌ , ˈenthrəˌ transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Middle English entronizen, intronisen, from Middle French entroniser, from Late Latin enthronizare, from Greek enthronizein, from en en (II) + thronos throne + izein ize… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Enthronized — Enthronize En*thron ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enthronized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enthronizing}.] [See {Inthronize}.] To place on a throne; hence, to induct into office, as a bishop. [1913 Webster] There openly enthronized as the very elected king.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Enthronizing — Enthronize En*thron ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enthronized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enthronizing}.] [See {Inthronize}.] To place on a throne; hence, to induct into office, as a bishop. [1913 Webster] There openly enthronized as the very elected king.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enthrone — c.1600, from EN (Cf. en ) (1) + THRONE (Cf. throne). Replacing enthronize (late 14c.), from O.Fr. introniser (13c.), from L.L. inthronizare, from Gk. enthronizein, from en in (see EN (Cf. en ) (2)) + thronos …   Etymology dictionary

  • enthrone — v imperialize, ennoble, episcopize, king, give sovereignty to; enthronize, seat or place upon a throne, crown; empower, authorize, entitle. 2. exalt, glorify, dignify; deify, apotheosize, canonize; elevate, raise, upraise, make lofty, aggrandize; …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • inthronization — noun ( s) Etymology: Middle French or Medieval Latin; Middle French intronisation, from Medieval Latin inthronization , inthronizatio, from Late Latin inthronizatus (past participle of inthronizare to enthrone, modification influenced by Latin in …   Useful english dictionary

  • inthronise — inthronise, yse obs. forms of enthronize …   Useful english dictionary

  • intronise — intronise, ize etc., obs. var. of enthronize, etc …   Useful english dictionary

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