enthrone Meaning, Definition & Usage
verb provide with power and authority
- They vested the council with special rights
verb put a monarch on the throne
- The Queen was enthroned more than 50 years ago
En*throne" transitive verb
To seat on a throne; to exalt to the seat of royalty or of high authority; hence, to invest with sovereign authority or dignity.
Beneath a sculptured arch he sits enthroned. Pope.
It [mercy] is enthroned in the hearts of kings. Shak.
(Eccl.) To induct, as a bishop, into the powers and privileges of a vacant see.
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