- overbalance or cause to overbalance and fall；remove (a government or person in authority) from power; overthrow
verb: topple, 3rd person present: topples, gerund or present participle: toppling, past tense: toppled, past participle: toppled
- 1. overbalance or cause to overbalance and fall:
she toppled over when I touched her
the push almost toppled him to the ground
- 2. remove (a government or person in authority) from power; overthrow:
disagreement had threatened to topple the government
- v.overbalance or become unsteady and fall slowly:
- she toppled over when I touched her
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