What does topple mean?

Definitions for topple
ˈtɒp əltop·ple

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word topple.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tumble, topple(verb)

    fall down, as if collapsing

    "The tower of the World Trade Center tumbled after the plane hit it"

  2. topple, tumble, tip(verb)

    cause to topple or tumble by pushing

Wiktionary

  1. topple(Verb)

    to push, throw over, overturn or overthrow something

  2. topple(Verb)

    to totter and fall, or to lean as if about to do so

Webster Dictionary

  1. Topple(verb)

    to fall forward; to pitch or tumble down

  2. Topple(verb)

    to throw down; to overturn

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Topple

    top′l, v.i. to fall forward: to tumble down. [Freq. of top.]

How to pronounce topple?

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    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say topple in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of topple in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of topple in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of topple in a Sentence

  1. Jesse Lehrich:

    It's perfectly clear from her full comments that Hillary Clinton was saying not a single American life was lost during the Libyan intervention. We heeded the calls of our allies, our partners in the region, and the Libyan people and helped topple a murderous dictator who was prepared to massacre his own citizens, all without putting American boots on the ground.

  2. Mohamed Apandi Ali:

    These alleged charge papers therefore indicate that there is a conspiracy to topple a serving Prime Minister by criminalizing him, and that the methods include doctoring and criminal leakage.

  3. Fabio Valentini:

    Venezuela, today, is in a far worse situation than last year. The economy is in crisis. Crime is worse. Our aim is not to topple the regime, but to demand rights and changes to failed policies.

  4. Chang Liao:

    We have the same goal: to topple the KMT.

  5. The Likud party:

    Regrettably, the media campaign in the past few weeks over this report is a clear attempt to topple the prime minister and the Likud government by trifling with petty issues and distracting voters.

Images & Illustrations of topple

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  • قلبArabic
  • tombar, enderrocar, vinclarCatalan, Valencian
  • překotit se, převrhnout, převrhnout se, svalit, překotit, svrhnout, kácet seCzech
  • vælte, styrte, omstyrteDanish
  • umkippen, wackeln, stürzen, umfallenGerman
  • recargar, derribarSpanish
  • renverserFrench
  • eldől, felborul, ledönt, felborít, leborítHungarian
  • abbattere, abbattersi, reclinare, reclinarsiItalian
  • przewracać sięPolish
  • derrubarPortuguese
  • валить, повалиться, повалить, опрокидываться, свергать, опрокинуться, опрокидывать, свергнуть, чебурахнуться, опрокинуть, валитьсяRussian
  • välta, stjälpa, störta, tippaSwedish
  • பின் தள்ளுதல்Tamil
  • stårerWalloon

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