Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun throne

3 senses of throne

Sense 1
throne -- (the chair of state for a monarch, bishop, etc.; "the king sat on his throne")
       => chair of state -- (a ceremonial chair for an exalted or powerful person)

Sense 2
toilet, can, commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, throne -- (a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination)
       => plumbing fixture -- (a fixture for the distribution and use of water in a building)

Sense 3
throne -- (the position and power of an exalted person (a sovereign or bishop) who is entitled to sit in a chair of state on ceremonial occasions)
       => position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, place, situation -- (a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb throne

2 senses of throne

Sense 1
throne -- (sit on the throne as a ruler)
       => govern, rule -- (exercise authority over; as of nations; "Who is governing the country now?")

Sense 2
enthrone, throne -- (put a monarch on the throne; "The Queen was enthroned more than 50 years ago")
       => invest, vest, enthrone -- (provide with power and authority; "They vested the council with special rights")

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