English to Afrikaans Meaning :: topple

Topple :
omver te werp
- omver te werpomverkantelomver werp
 

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Verb(1) fall down, as if collapsing(2) cause to topple or tumble by pushing

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(1) A random air movement or passing lorry will cause it to topple : it could fall in any direction with equal probability.(2) Yet none of these protests gathered enough support to topple the government.(3) Does it then follow that we ought to endeavor to topple authoritarian governments, in order to secure peace?(4) It is broken and caused my wheelchair to topple over backwards.(5) An increasingly politicised population has shown its continuing capacity to topple unpopular governments.(6) All the usual things that spark civil unrest and topple governments.(7) disagreement had threatened to topple the government(8) The second is demographically significant and can topple governments.(9) This gave the military a veto over the cabinet, and the power to topple governments.(10) I managed to sit down a little heavily into a canvas director's chair, causing me to overbalance and topple over backward.(11) It has shown mass action from below can topple governments and inflict a defeat on big business policies.(12) Seiji struggled to reclaim his arm, but in doing so, caused all packages to topple over and fall to the ground.(13) Field soldiers during the cold war, some hold dark secrets that could topple governments.(14) The strike action, which was intended to topple the government, shut down most transport across the country.(15) There is no question, we can topple any government we want to in the region.(16) It would be foolish to say that this divide doesn't exist any more (it does), but it's no longer the kind of explosive issue that topples governments.
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(1) topple over ::
omver te werp oor
Synonyms
Verb
1. fall ::
val
2. knock over ::
klop oor
3. overthrow ::
omverwerping
4. tumble ::
tuimel
Antonyms
1. rise ::
styg
Different Forms
topple, toppled, topples, toppling
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