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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

Related Words

cause the downfall of

rule against

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"We are aware that groups are plotting to overthrow the governments of Gulf countries in the long run."
After the war--with Bush's encouragement that Iraqis "take matters into their own hands" and overthrow Hussein--Shiites in southern Iraq started an uprising.
'Siguro hindi na balita 'yon, kasi 'yong CPP-NPA, that's their eternal, continuing effort to destabilize, undermine, and overthrow the government,' the PNP spokesman, Chief Supt.
Expressing gratitude towards Congress president Sonia Gandhi for giving him the huge responsibility, Hooda tweeted in Hindi, "I want to assure Sonia ji that with the cooperation and support of all of you, we will overthrow this anti-people government based on plunder and lies.
The coup saw the formation of a military government under Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, who progressed from a constitutional monarch to an authoritarian one who relied heavily on United States' support to hold on to power until his own overthrow in February 1979.
'These people who say they are part of the communist groups are actually espousing rebellion, espousing violent overthrow of government sa pagre-recruit ng mga kabataan partikular ang mga menor de edad, kukunin sa kanilang mga tahanan under the guise of seminars, workshops, and immersions,' he added.
The International Cricket Council, the governing body of the sport, finally responded to the overthrow controversy during the final match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between England and New Zealand.
Since we're reluctant to invade, we've doing it the old fashioned way: pain and suffering on the hapless citizenry to rise up and overthrow Maduro for our guy.
US covert role in the overthrow of the elected government of President Allende of Chile in 1973 and the establishment of military rule under General Pinochet is quite well-known.
BAGHDAD (NINA) - The popular crowd announced on Thursday the overthrow of the so-called Wali of Tal Afar in the Daesh terrorist organization, called Wahid Umniah.
Marvin Cole are suspected of wanting to overthrow the government.
The Perak Pakatan Harapan (PH) leadership must investigate an internal conspiracy to overthrow Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu as state mentri besar, Mohd Hafez Mubin Mohd Salleh said today.
NOW the military is telling us that the supposed "Red October" plot to overthrow the government this month has been neutralized!
Furthermore, as a clear illustration of working towards a regime change, he said, 'I don't know when we're going to overthrow them,' adding 'It could be in a few days, months, a couple of years.
State Department aimed to overthrow the Islamic Republic, but would fail.