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To forcibly remove from power
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“Jembere and Ras Hailu were accused of plotting to overthrow the Emperor and were executed.”
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To defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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“So great had been his success at arms that he made sure that he could easily be able to overthrow his opponent.”
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To put an end to, especially formally
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To defeat or conquer comprehensively
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To cause the downfall or ruin of
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To reject or block (a motion or proposal)
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Forcibly put an end to
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To demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
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To cause to become physically weaker
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To completely destroy or devastate
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To turn over or capsize an object or container
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To put down or control by cruelty or force
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To declare to be untrue
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Take violent action against an established government or ruler
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Plural for the collapse or defeat of an authoritative figure or governing body
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“The book documents the history of the Kingdom of Siam and of the revolutions that led to its overthrow.”
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Plural for the removal from a role or position of power
“Zeno was apprehended for plotting the overthrow of the tyrant Nearkos.”
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Plural for a defeat in a match or contest
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“The overthrow of the champion was complete. She played below her standard, was pitted against almost unbeatable golf, and succeeded in capturing only one hole of the twelve that were played.”
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Plural for the Formal act of putting an end to
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Plural for a sudden and ignominious failure
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Plural for a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor of a new system
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Plural for a situation of panic or disorder
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Plural for the act or state of destroying or being destroyed, especially completely
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Plural for the state of being insolvent
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Plural for a feeling of unease or embarrassment
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Plural for the act or process by which something is being weakened or hindered
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Plural for the cessation of life and all associated processes
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Plural for an act of assuming control of something, especially the buying out of one company by another
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