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  • verbdefeat, destroy
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Synonyms for overthrow

verb defeat, destroy
  • abolish
  • conquer
  • crush
  • depose
  • dethrone
  • eradicate
  • oust
  • overcome
  • overrun
  • overturn
  • put an end to
  • raze
  • subdue
  • subvert
  • topple
  • unseat
  • vanquish
  • beat
  • demolish
  • exterminate
  • level
  • liquidate
  • overpower
  • overwhelm
  • purge
  • ruin
  • subjugate
  • terminate
  • tip
  • tumble
  • upend
  • upset
  • bring down
  • bring to ruin
  • do away with
  • knock down
  • knock over

Antonyms for overthrow

  • establish
  • fail
  • institute
  • lose
  • release
  • retreat
  • surrender
  • uphold
  • yield
  • build
  • construct
  • create
  • hold
  • keep
  • straighten
  • give in
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to overthrow

abolish

verb. do away with or put an end to

abolition

noun. formal act of putting an end to, annulling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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