Definition of overthrow
overthrowplay \ˈō-vər-ˌthrō\ noun
Examples of overthrow in a sentence
The quarterback overthrew his receiver.
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OVERTHROW Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overthrow for English Language Learners
: to remove (someone or something) from power especially by force
sports : to throw a ball over or past (someone)
OVERTHROW Defined for Kids
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