Sentence Examples


  • He carefully worked the ATV down a steep washed out trail that threatened to overturn the vehicle several times.
  • Damian understood the delicate balance between Good and Evil, just as he understood the Black God had the power to overturn that balance as long as the Guardians were powerless.
  • Parliament had degenerated into a congeries of personal groups, whose members were eager only to overturn cabinets in order to secure power for the leaders and official favors for themselves.
  • His great object, as it was also the great object of Faraday, was to overturn the idea of action at a distance.
  • I feel that I could succeed in making out a stronger case for the prohibitive nations of Europe to compel them to adopt a freer system than I had here to overturn our protection policy."

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