Sentence Examples

  • I created an army of vamps Eden used to overthrow her enemies while I overthrew mine.
  • In 1979, a revolution in Iran overthrew the monarchy and replaced it with an Islamic republic.
  • America had only recently installed the Shah as ruler of Persia after a CIA-backed coup overthrew the previous government in 1953.
  • Sometimes this new tribalism can be a liberating thrust, as was the case when national movements overthrew the communist empire.
  • There was a guerrilla movement that eventually overthrew him in 1991.

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