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.


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