overthrow

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌəʊvərˈθrəʊ/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/v. ˌoʊvɚˈθroʊ; n. ˈoʊvɚˌθroʊ/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. ō′vər thrō; n. ōvər thrō′)


Inflections of 'overthrow' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
overthrow
v 3rd person singular
overthrowing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
overthrew
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
overthrown
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

overthrow
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: remove sb from power
Synonyms:
remove sb from power, oust, depose, overcome , bring down, defeat , overturn, topple, conquer , crush , dispose of, unseat, dethrone, unthrone
Sense: Noun: ousting of leader or regime
Synonyms:
downfall , fall , end , coup , coup d'état, conquering, ousting, unseating, collapse , defeat , ruin , destruction , rout, liquidation, subversion

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