What is another word for overturn?

480 synonyms found


[ ˌəʊ_v_ə_t_ˈɜː_n], [ ˌə͡ʊvətˈɜːn], [ ˌə‍ʊvətˈɜːn]

Synonyms for Overturn:

defeat (verb) disprove (verb) invert (verb) negate (verb) revolt (verb) Other synonyms:

Quotes for Overturn:

  1. Intellectual despair results in neither weakness nor dreams, but in violence. It is only a matter of knowing how to give vent to one's rage; whether one only wants to wander like madmen around prisons, or whether one wants to overturn them. Georges Bataille.
  2. One should always look to the end of everything, how it will finally come out. For the god has shown blessedness to many only to overturn them utterly in the end. Herodotus.
  3. While Congress can't overturn the Supreme Court, we can provide carrots and sticks to prevent local governments from unfairly taking property from landowners. Stephanie Herseth.