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verb depose pronunciation in British English /dɪˈpəʊz/
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present tense
present participledeposing
past tensedeposed
past participledeposed
  1. 1
    [transitive] to force a political leader or a king or queen out of their position of power
  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] legal to give information about something in a court of law

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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