Raila Odinga dismissed Kenyatta's claims that he is trying to overthrow the government.
But the overthrow of the dictator has made Tunisian women less free.
The Saudis hope the overthrow of Bashar al-Assad will deal a body blow to Iran and Hezbollah.
Rocket teamed up with the Incredible Hulk to overthrow Judson Jakes, a devious mole.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned Assad that the opposition will arm itself and overthrow him if diplomacy fails.
Among them organized bodies to overthrow the moral, social, and religious institutions of society, are unknown.
To all who hated Church and King, and planned their overthrow.
A very little disturbance seems to overthrow its self-control.
Yet this vanity may be a mean, perhaps, to overthrow me with this sagacious lady.
He prevented anarchy and restored order in Paris after the overthrow of the Bastile.
early 14c., "to knock down," from over- + throw (v.). Figurative sense of "to cast down from power, defeat" is attested from late 14c. Related: Overthrown; overthrowing. Earlier in same senses was overwerpen "to overturn (something), overthrow; destroy," from Old English oferweorpan (see warp (v.)).