Example sentences for: overturned

How can you use “overturned” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Thursday the Rome newspaper Il Messagero described the ruling, which overturned the conviction of a driving instructor for raping one of his pupils, as "a manual for aspiring rapists."

  • English speakers, too, have an equally vivid turn of phrase, although, come to think of it, who is likely to shed real tears over an overturned milkjug?

  • Legal analysts called the selection astute , saying Posner's sterling reputation and conservative credentials would increase the chances of settlement and decrease the likelihood that a resolution would be overturned on appeal.

  • If the number of voters is literally infinite, then the conclusion can be overturned.

  • The workers' revolution that Karl Marx envisioned occurred in 1989 when Eastern Europeans overturned authoritarian rule.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...