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English definition of “topple”

topple

verb [I or T] (FALL)    /ˈtɒp.l̩/ US  /ˈtɑː.pl̩/
to ( cause to) lose balance and fall down: The statue of the dictator was toppled (over) by the crowds . The tree toppled and fell .Falling and droppingMoving downwards
(Definition of topple verb (FALL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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