Definition Of depose
question (a witness) in deposition.
He calmly walked 60 feet toward a glass-walled conference room where lawyers were deposing a witness in a labor dispute.
remove from office suddenly and forcefully.
he had been deposed by a military coup
testify to or give (evidence) on oath, typically in a written statement.
every affidavit shall state which of the facts deposed to are within the deponent's knowledge
Example Of depose
A final reason was to reinstate an elected government illegally deposed by force.
A military coup in 1955 deposed him, sending him into exile first in Paraguay and ultimately in Madrid.
A person in the legal secretariat to the Law Officers deposed to the contrary.
Before he could make the trip, however, he was deposed by the May 27 military coup.
But even though he was unceremoniously deposed from office last year, could the mild-mannered leader really be capable of such deeds?