Spanish translation of 'overturn'
[car, boat, saucepan] volcar
[government] derrocar ⧫ derribar
[decision, ruling] anular
they managed to have the ruling overturned lograron hacer anular la decisión
[car] volcar ⧫ dar una vuelta de campana
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Example Sentences Including 'overturn'
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He is fighting to overturn a life ban from the City.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Is that anger enough to overturn governments and rattle the founding idea of Europe?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It seemed that we had a mountain to climb to overturn a 10-0 deficit.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Only last year they overturned a ban on these ships.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The crashed bus lies overturned by the side of the road.The Sun (2015)
The ruling was overturned by the Court of Appeal.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
This policy must be overturned now to ensure their sacrifice is properly recognised.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Hopefully this ridiculous ban will get overturned when the matter goes to appeal.The Sun (2010)
The east London club have now had four of their past five red cards overturned on appeal.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The judges can overturn the race results.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The red card was overturned on appeal.The Sun (2012)
A previous conviction was overturned on appeal.The Sun (2016)
AT least 113 people have died after an overturned fuel lorry exploded.The Sun (2009)
BRITAIN'S shale gas revolution is finally under way after a fracking ban was overturned.The Sun (2016)
But her ruling was overturned by a judge.The Sun (2010)
It meant that there were enough rebels to overturn the government 's slender majority.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It will make it harder to overturn the 1986 ban on commercial whaling.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Real aim to overturn a 2-1 deficit from the first knockout round, first leg.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
She found chaos - the door wide open, tables overturned.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The Government has overturned plans to build a third runway at Heathrow.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Two other convictions have been overturned on appeal.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We had an oar on our overturned boat.The Sun (2012)
Yesterday the Court of Appeal overturned that conviction.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Yesterday the Court of Appeal overturned the ruling.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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British English: overturn VERB
If something overturns or if you overturn it, it turns upside down or on its side.
The lorry veered out of control, overturned and smashed into a wall.
Translation of overturn from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary