Definition of "overturned" []

  • To turn or cause to turn from an upright or normal position (verb)
  • To overthrow or destroy (verb)
  • To invalidate; reverse (verb)
  • The act of overturning or the state of being overturned (noun)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of overturn. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "overturned" in a sentence
  • "The case being overturned is the important thing to the vast majority of people."
  • "The number they're citing of Sotomayor's decisions that have been overturned is the number of Supreme Court decisions based on Sotomayor's appellate court decisions."
  • "The fear tactic by Obama, that somehow Roe v Wade will be overturned, is just that, a tactic."
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