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[en-throhn-muh nt] /ɛnˈθroʊn mənt/
the act of enthroning.
the state or occasion of being enthroned.
Also, enthronization
[en-throh-nuh-zey-shuh n] /ɛnˌθroʊ nəˈzeɪ ʃən/ (Show IPA)
Origin of enthronement
1675-85; enthrone + -ment
Related forms
reenthronement, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Great rejoicings welcomed the enthronement of a new prince and the restoration of order.

    The Empire of Russia John S. C. Abbott
  • They arrived in time to witness the enthronement of the new Khan in August.

    A Book of Discovery Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
  • He defined war as the temporary repeal of all the ten commandments, and an enthronement of all the crimes.

    The Battle of Principles Newell Dwight Hillis
  • The enthronement of the Duke of Orleans can be approved only by the enemies of France.

    Joseph Bonaparte John S. C. Abbott
  • But with his enthronement as the sovereign of Tim's universe there came to Van a very disquieting experience.

    The Story of Sugar Sara Ware Bassett
  • It means everywhere the enthronement of ignorance and incompetence, of injustice and fraud.

    The Machine Upton Sinclair
  • From her chair at the far end of the room, the young woman looked at the new-comer for the first time since his enthronement.

    Under the Rose Frederic Stewart Isham
  • The massing billows, fantastic cloud-shapes, rich in splendid habiliments, suggested the enthronement of joy supreme.

    The Triumph of John Kars Ridgwell Cullum
  • She is not a mere sense delight, a toy for the debauchery of my intellect and the enthronement of emotion.

  • The legions of Vespasian conquered; and with his enthronement Rome returned to peace and sanity.

    Roman Women Alfred Brittain

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