Definition of overtopple in English:

overtopple

verb

  • 1with object To cause to topple over; to overturn (a thing, especially something unstable). Now chiefly figurative.

  • 2no object To topple over.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Becon (1512/13–1567), theologian and Church of England clergyman. From over- + topple.

Pronunciation

overtopple

/ˌəʊvəˈtɒpl/