Noun: throne thrown
Verb: throne thrown
- The chair of state for a monarch, bishop, etc.
"the king sat on his throne"
- A plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
- toilet, can [N. Amer, informal], commode, pot, potty, stool
- 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
- Sit on the throne as a ruler
- Put a monarch on the throne
"The Queen was throned more than 50 years ago";
Sounds like: threw, throughthrone
Derived forms: throning, throned, thrones
Type of: berth, billet, chair of state, enthrone, govern, invest, office, place, plumbing fixture, position, post, rule, situation, spot, vest
Part of: bath, bathroom, bog [Brit, informal], can [N. Amer, informal], closet [archaic], john [informal], lav [informal], lavatory, loo [Brit, informal], toilet, W.C. [Brit], water closet [Brit]
Encyclopedia: Throne, Alberta