overthrow - definition and synonyms

 
verb [transitive] 

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/ˌəʊvə(r)ˈθrəʊ/
present tense
I/you/we/theyoverthrow
he/she/itoverthrows
present participleoverthrowing
past tenseoverthrew
past participleoverthrown
  1. to force a leader or government out of their position of power

    Her father was overthrown in a military coup in the seventies.