|v. t.||1.||To seat on a throne; to exalt to the seat of royalty or of high authority; hence, to invest with sovereign authority or dignity.|
|2.||(Eccl.) To induct, as a bishop, into the powers and privileges of a vacant see.|
|Verb||1.||enthrone - provide with power and authority; "They vested the council with special rights"|
|2.||enthrone - put a monarch on the throne; "The Queen was enthroned more than 50 years ago"|
dethrone - remove a monarch from the throne; "If the King does not abdicate, he will have to be dethroned"