Synonyms of coup in English:

coup


See definition of coup

noun

1‘the prime minister was deposed in a coup in 1995’

SYNONYMS

seizure of power, overthrow, takeover, ousting, deposition, regime change

bloodless coup, palace revolution

rebellion, revolt, insurrection, mutiny, revolution, insurgence, insurgency, rising, rioting, riot

coup d'état, jacquerie

putsch

ANTONYMS

election

2‘securing Springsteen to open the new National Bowl was a coup for the owners’

SYNONYMS

success, triumph, feat, successful manoeuvre, stunt, accomplishment, achievement, attainment, stroke, master stroke, stroke of genius

scoop

tour de force