HyperDic: topple

English > 2 senses of the word topple:
VERBmotiontopple, tumblefall down, as if collapsing
motiontopple, tumble, tipcause to topple or tumble by pushing
topple > pronunciation
Soundstaa'pahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > topple: 2 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningfall down, as if collapsing.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymtumble
Narrowerkeel overturn over and fall / fall
Broaderdescend, fall, go down, come downMove downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
Spanishabatir, caerse, demoler, derribar, derrocar, perder el equilibrio, venirse abajo
Catalancaure's, demolir, derrocar, ensorrar, esfondrar, tombar
English > topple: 2 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningCause to topple or tumble by pushing.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymstumble, tip
Broaderpush, forceMove with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"
Spanishdemoler, derribar, derrocar, volcar
Catalanbolcar, demolir, derrocar, enderrocar, ensorrar, tombar

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