Definition for SUP-PLANT'

SUP-PLANT', v.t. [Fr. supplanter; L. supplanto; sub and planta, the bottom of the foot.]

  1. To trip up the heels. Supplanted down he fell. – Milton.
  2. To remove or displace by stratagem; or to displace and take the place of; as, a rival supplants another in the affections of his mistress, or in the favor of his prince. Suspecting that the courtier had supplanted the friend. – Fell.
  3. To overthrow; to undermine.

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