capsize

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  • It was only four minutes from the moment she capsized till she went down. Cited from Medallic History of the United States of America 1776-1876, J. F. Loubat
  • They try to save a girl whose boat capsized in a lake near their house.
  • A capsized boat caused the death of seven of her ship's company.
  • Lower and lower she went, until I thought she was going to capsize. Cited from The Cruise of the Dainty, by William H. G. Kingston
  • They told me how you refused to be taken into the boat for fear of capsizing it. Cited from The Iron Trail, by Rex Beach
  • The ship capsized within three minutes around this time following a huge wave and strong wind.
  • But it appears now he did attempt to join the ship, but his boat was capsized. Cited from Frontier Stories, by Bret Harte
  • If she were to capsize now, what would become of us? Cited from Parkhurst Boys, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • Heaven grant we do not get capsized, or our chance of escape will be small. Cited from The Pirate of the Mediterranean, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Others never gain any confidence, and if they were capsized could do very little to help themselves. Cited from Ernest Bracebridge, by William H. G. Kingston
  • She continued to roll further and further on to her side, eventually capsizing suddenly.
  • When he got back, he discovered that one had capsized, but her crew had been saved.
  • One person was killed when his boat capsized in the Long Island Sound.
  • If we get capsized I shall trust to being six foot three and a half and walk out. Cited from To Win or to Die, by George Manville Fenn
  • The strong wave action killed two people when it capsized a fishing vessel.
  • Nine people died when their boat capsized during the storm.
  • While trying to pull themselves back up, the house capsized taking them with it.
  • If he turn away from the wind he will capsize. Cited from David Lockwin--The People's Idol, by John McGovern
  • If our boat had capsized then, if we had been lost, what would have become of our souls? Cited from Saved at Sea, by Mrs. O.F. Walton
  • Further losses occurred when one of the boats capsized when it reached the water.
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Meaning of capsize

  • verb Overturn accidentally
    Don't rock the boat or it will capsize!