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Turkish translation of “overthrow”

overthrow

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌəʊvəˈθrəʊ/ (past tense overthrew, past participle overthrown)
to remove someone from power by using force
devirmek, düşürmek; zorla devirmek/alaşağı etmek
They were accused of plotting to overthrow the government.Taking action against people in power
overthrow
 
 
/ˈəʊvəθrəʊ/ noun [no plural]
devirme (kişi, hükümet)
(Definition of overthrow from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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