Sentence Examples


  • He carefully worked the ATV down a steep washed out trail that threatened to overturn the vehicle several times.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • Having no idea that any attempt was to be made to overturn the patent on this new ground, Arkwright's counsel were not prepared with evidence to repel this statement, and the verdict went against him.
  • His great object, as it was also the great object of Faraday, was to overturn the idea of action at a distance.