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Synonyms for overthrow

Synonyms for overthrow

to turn or cause to turn from a vertical or horizontal position

to bring about the downfall of

the act of defeating or the condition of being defeated

Synonyms for overthrow

the termination of a ruler or institution (especially by force)

the act of disturbing the mind or body

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cause the downfall of

rule against

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Hence, it becomes apparent that the establishment of a revolutionary government presupposes the existence of the same kind and nature of revolution-one that overthrows an existing and duly constituted one.
It said Kavala was charged with "attempting to overthrow the constitutional order" and "attempting to overthrow the government of the Republic of Turkey".
You make leader through your votes and a judge or dictator tears your voting papers to overthrow the government.
Gulen is also accused of implementing a long-running campaign to overthrow the state through the infiltration of Turkish institutions, particularly the military, police, and judiciary, forming what is commonly known as "the parallel state".
It accuses all Muslims of being part of an "organization" that advocates the overthrow of the US Government.
DUBAI - Prosecutors on Monday charged Bahrain's Shiite opposition chief with attempting to overthrow the regime and sent him to trial despite international calls for his release.
They say they target policemen and soldiers to avenge a bloody police crackdown on Islamists after Morsi's overthrow that killed hundreds in street clashes and imprisoned thousands more.
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Colombo, July 16 ( ANI ): Sri Lanka's opposition United National Party leader Ranil Wickremeisnghe has said that the country cannot overcome lawlessness until a well-organised struggle by parties is arranged to overthrow what he called the dictatorial government of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
After the overthrow of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych in February, Ukraine "has practically slid into a civil war," said Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu Friday, RIA-Novosti reported.
WASHINGTON -- Newly declassified documents offer more details of how the CIA executed the overthrow of Iran's democratically elected prime minister 60 years ago, describing the political frustrations that led the U.
Republicans Lindsey Graham and John McCain were sent to Cairo by US President Barack Obama to help resolve the crisis brought on by the army's overthrow of elected Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.
The overthrow of Egypt's Islamist president Mohammad Mursi last week by the army and the election by the Syrian opposition of Saudi-linked Ahmad Assi Jarba as new leader stripped Qatar of strong influence in both countries.
com)-- Overthrow Digital triumphed at the Arts and Business Awards last night at the London Symphony Orchestra's St Luke's Centre.
Uy-ur's remarks came during the 301st hearing in the trial against Ergenekon, a clandestine criminal network accused of working to overthrow the government.
MOSCOW, (SANA)- Chairman of the Russian Duma's Foreign Affairs Committee Alexei Pushkov warned of a Libyan-modified Scenario by the west in Syria, saying "the West seeks to overthrow the political regime in Syria, not through military intervention, but through supporting gunmen.