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Synonyms of depose in English:


  • 1 the president was deposed by a right-wing junta
  • 2 Law an independent witness deposed that he had seen the accused
    swear, testify, attest, undertake, assert, declare, profess, aver, submit, claim;
    swear on the Bible, swear under oath, state on oath, make a deposition, give an undertaking, solemnly promise
    rareasseverate, represent
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