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overturn

verb

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to turn on one's side or upside down
  • afraid that my kayak would overturn

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overturn

noun

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The first known use of overturn was in the 13th century

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“Overturn.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overturn. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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