Depose vs Ous - What's the difference?
As a verb depose
As a noun ous is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(literally) To put down; to lay down; to deposit; to lay aside; to put away.
To remove (a leader) from (high) office, without killing the incumbent.
- additional mud deposed upon it
- A deposed monarch may go into exile as pretender to the lost throne, hoping to be restored in a subsequent revolution.
(legal) To give evidence or testimony, especially in response to interrogation during a deposition
(legal) To interrogate and elicit testimony from during a deposition; typically done by a lawyer.
- a tyrant over his subjects, and therefore worthy to be deposed
- After we deposed the claimant we had enough evidence to avoid a trial.
To take or swear an oath.
To testify; to bear witness; to claim; to assert; to affirm.
* Francis Bacon
- Depose him in the justice of his cause.
- to depose the yearly rent or valuation of lands