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
The furor eventually led to its repeal and helped topple Stroger from office.
In the Dallas suburbs, 10 Democratic candidates are trying to topple Rep. Pete Sessions, a Republican who was first elected in 1996 and had no Democratic opponent in 2016.
Will the AMG GT series be the one to finally topple the temple of 911?
Tuesday night certainly won't be an easy task for the Scottish club, but the home advantage, especially at a stadium as rocking as Celtic Park, will certainly give them the spirit to topple one of Europe's very best.
Pingyao survived only because authorities in the poor district lacked the resources to topple its formidable fortifications, which are up to 39 feet thick, 33 feet high and topped with 72 watchtowers.
The protests are part of a growing movement in Australia—mirroring the recent efforts to topple Confederate monuments in the United States—to stop celebrating the 26th day of the year.
The storm toppled the 20-foot tall steeple at Refuge Missionary Baptist Church on Mount Herman Road in Hudson, it was reported.
Flames erupted on Sunday night when gale force winds toppled power lines across the region, possibly igniting one of the deadliest wildfire outbreaks in California history.
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