capsize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “capsize” in the English Dictionary

"capsize" in British English

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capsizeverb [I or T]

uk   us   /kæpˈsaɪz/
to (​cause a ​boat or ​ship to) ​turnupside down by ​accident while on ​water: A ​hugewave capsized the ​yacht. When the ​boat capsized we were ​trappedunderneath it.
(Definition of capsize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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capsizeverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈkæpˌsɑɪz/
to ​turn over or ​cause a ​boat or ​ship to ​turn over in the ​water: [I] A ​passengerferry capsized in ​roughseasSundaymorning.
(Definition of capsize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “capsize”
in Spanish zozobrar…
in Vietnamese lật úp…
in Malaysian terbalik…
in Thai คว่ำ…
in French chavirer…
in German kentern…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使船)翻,倾覆…
in Turkish alabora olmak/etmek, devrilmek, devirmek…
in Russian опрокидываться…
in Indonesian terbalik…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使船)翻,傾覆…
in Polish wywracać (się) dnem do góry…
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