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Synonyms for topple

Synonyms for topple

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

to come to the ground suddenly and involuntarily

to bring about the downfall of

to undergo capture, defeat, or ruin

Synonyms for topple

fall down, as if collapsing

cause to topple or tumble by pushing


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The period in which Morsi was accused of trying to topple the state included his full tenure as president of the state from June 2012 to July 2013.
John Garang called Albino Akol Akol who was in Khartoum and told him that he (Garang) would topple the Khartoum government in 2 years to take power.
Group left no stone unturned to topple the bull and finally they managed to do it, but at that time, a man, who keeping the bull's head came to full nelson when bull toppled down.
Islamist militants seeking to topple the government have carried out numerous bomb attacks on soldiers and police since the army toppled President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood in July of 2013.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Chairman of Wataniya Alliance stated that his component will topple the present Iraqi government peacefully and rectify the political process if the decisions to expel the elections candidates were not abrogated.
THE death of a motorist whose vehicle appeared to topple down a hill is not being treated as suspicious, police said.
Summary: Rising waters swamp city streets and topple buildings, sparking anger over dilapidated sewage system.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Saudi government's plot to stage a coup in Yemen to topple President Abd Rabuh Mansur Hadi fell flat after sensitive information leaked, informed sources disclosed on Sunday.
Erol Rizaov wonders in Utrinski Vesnik who could have predicted that Ljupco Georgievski would one day be the ally in the opposition headed by Branko Crvenkovski in defeating the politics of VMRO-DPMNE and to topple the main bearer of that politics, his successor Nikola Gruevski.
CDATA[ Egyptas topple is just the opening act in Obamaas vision of his Middle East.
The powerful Muslim Brotherhood, which dominates the newly elected parliament, is there to celebrate one year since Egyptians -- inspired by an uprising in Tunisia -- took to the streets to topple the regime.
Summary: An article entitled "Hariri: Opposition will not seek to topple government," from Thursday's edition of The Daily Star Quoted opposition leader Saad Hariri as saying the opposition would not seek to topple the government.
Baghdad (NINA) -- MP from State of Law Coalition Adnan Al Shahmani accused political parties, without naming them, of "implementing a conspiracy backed by other states to topple Maliki's government.
Syria has been rising up for 100 days, with activity and a spreading slogan: 'The people want to topple the regime.
Manama A Bahraini court has sentenced eight senior opposition leaders to life in prison for their alleged role in plotting to topple the political regime.