Definition Of throne


a ceremonial chair for a sovereign, bishop, or similar figure.

He was seated on his throne in a ceremonial Osiris-like pose, but his eyes betrayed his curiosity.

place (someone) on a throne.

the king was throned on a rock

Example Of throne

  • A few years ago, one of our local papers printed a cartoon about Elvis' death on the throne .

  • A large and very ornate throne sat on the far wall, but no one occupied it.

  • Although a comfortable-looking row of chairs sat facing the throne , he did not take a seat.

  • Angelique yawned and shifted sideways in the throne for comfort, lifting her legs over the right arm rest.

  • Approach the throne of God with an open, expectant heart.

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