Examples of topple in a Sentence
The strong winds toppled many trees.
The earthquake toppled the buildings.
The tree toppled into the river.
The rebels tried to topple the dictator.
The phone company has toppled its local competition.
Recent Examples of topple from the Web
Will Steve Bannon and his acolytes topple any Senate GOP incumbents in primaries?
Standing just 5-foot-10, Naidan added a bronze medal in the heavier +100kg weight category at the Budapest 2017 World Championships, toppling far larger men -- including Georgian star Guram Tushishvili -- to reach the podium once more.
Cutting, using a chain saw that can topple a fir in 20 seconds, starts in November, and the work is grueling.
Startups and investors are abandoning the dream that a smarter, nimbler upstart can topple a gargantuan company.
Powerful men who had for decades preyed on women without rebuke are being toppled from their positions of influence.
By speaking up and sharing their outrage, women have collectively toppled Weinstein and are drawing attention to unacceptable behavior in other industries.
The Yankees, wild-card entry out of the AL East, toppled the Indians, AL Central champions.
For two days after Mexico’s 7.1 earthquake toppled scores of buildings, killing what’s now believed to be nearly 300 people, the country was captivated by the story of Frida Sofía, a 12-year-old on the brink of a miraculous rescue.
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