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Definition of "overthrowing" []

  • Present participle of overthrow. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "overthrowing" in a sentence
  • "If the American government had not been involved in overthrowing king Norodom Sihaknouk in early 1970, and bombing in Cambodia, would there have been any Killing Fields?"
  • "If she had, like fellow honoree Desmond Tutu, taken a leading part in overthrowing apartheid, it would make sense to say that the White House vetters were dazzled by good deeds and failed to notice dubious words."
  • "So you agree that the US Government under Eisenhower through the CIA was wrong in overthrowing the democratically elected prime minister of Iran in 1953?"
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