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Present participle for to abolish, invalidate, or reverse (a previous system, decision, situation, etc.)
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“They do not have the authority to overturn a democratic decision made two and a half years ago.”
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Present participle for to depose or overthrow a person or group in authority
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“Treason is the highest crime known to the laws, for its aim is to overturn the government, and the means used are such as necessarily lead to great disturbance and bloodshed.”
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Present participle for to turn over or capsize an object or container
“This may cause the inner wheel to leave the road surface and overturn the vehicle.”
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Present participle for to defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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Present participle for to fall down, especially after losing one's balance
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Present participle for to frustrate or foil, especially the hopes or expectations of someone
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Present participle for to cause disarray or disorganization in the order of
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Present participle for remove from office suddenly and forcefully
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Present participle for rebel against
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Present participle for to make drastic changes to
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Present participle for to knock someone or something down or over
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Present participle for forcibly put an end to
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Present participle for to cover completely with water
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A rendering void and of no effect, or of no legal effect
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The action of deposing someone, especially a monarch
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An abrupt turn to face the opposite direction
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