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The definition of 'overthrow' & the word 'overthrow' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
the termination of a ruler or institution (especially by force)
2
the act of disturbing the mind or body
  1. his carelessness could have caused an ecological upset
  2. she was unprepared for this sudden overthrow of their normal way of living
Verb
1
cause the downfall of; of rulers
  1. The Czar was overthrown
  2. subvert the ruling class
2
rule against
  1. The Republicans were overruled when the House voted on the bill

Synonyms of the word 'overthrow' & Antonyms of the word 'overthrow'.

Noun
Synonymsupset, derangement,
Verb
Synonymssubvert, overturn, bring down, overrule, overturn, override, reverse,