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What is the opposite of overthrow?

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Verb
Opposite of to forcibly remove from power
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Opposite of to put an end to, especially formally
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Opposite of to forcibly relieve a monarch of the monarchy
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Opposite of to remove from a position of responsibility
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Opposite of to be victorious over
“Cronos, the first powerful God who ruled the Heavens above, was warned by Gaia and Ouranos that someday he would be defeated by one of his own sons.”
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Opposite of to forcibly impose obedience or servitude
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Opposite of to cancel or annul a decision or course of action
“If the firefighters persevere with their eight-day strike this week, then matters could escalate rapidly.”
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Opposite of to overthrow or depose, especially someone or something powerful
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Opposite of to defeat in unexpected circumstances
“As expected, the worst team in the competition would lose to the top team convincingly.”
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Opposite of to put an end to, especially formally
“They also approve new programs of instruction and cancel or make changes in existing programs.”
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Opposite of to prove to be false or erroneous
“What he could do is extend an apology, as he has no evidence whatsoever to corroborate his deplorable allegation.”
Noun
Opposite of the collapse or defeat of an authoritative figure or governing body
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Opposite of a defeat in a match or contest
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Opposite of the Formal act of putting an end to
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Opposite of a person's ruin or downfall
Noun
Opposite of a significant or total loss of power, prosperity, or status
“A notable businessman, who started off as an ordinary salesman, told me that he put his success down to that one little trick for breaking the ice with his customers.”
Noun
Opposite of the subjugation or conquering of a place or people, especially by military force
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Opposite of the action of deposing someone, especially a monarch
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Opposite of a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor of a new system
“After years of peace and world unity, an evil dictator had begun to emerge and was desperately trying to take over the world single-handedly.”
Noun
Opposite of a sudden, violent, and illegal seizure of power from a government
Noun
Opposite of the act or an instance of attempting to weaken or overthrow a government or an institution
Noun
Opposite of an act or instance of being defeated or overthrown
“The aggrandizement of Daenerys was getting stronger and more apparent as she defeated cities and liberated slaves.”
Noun
Opposite of the act, process or result of causing significant damage to something
“The contractor and architect will work together from the inception of the building until its completion.”
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