Example sentences for: deposing

How can you use “deposing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This meant deposing Sultan Mehmet VI, who as caliph (leader of the Islamic world) and sultan stood for the old tradition of combined secular and religious power.

  • 3) The Wall Street Journal accelerated the backspin against military action with a Wednesday piece criticizing "facile Washington commentary" that exaggerates the ease of deposing or crippling Saddam Hussein through force.

  • The paper notes a simple example of the predicament: Cohen waved about a photo of a mother and infant killed by Iraqi chemical warfare while arguing against deposing or killing Hussein.

  • Nearly every year he reorganizes his Cabinet, deposing old friends and allowing no one to accumulate significant power.

  • They say the new U.S. policy is to contain and deter Iraq's weapons programs (possibly through periodic military strikes), maintain economic sanctions, and foster Iraqi opposition groups in the hope of deposing Saddam Hussein.


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