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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 over·set /-ˈsɛt/
 (vt.)打翻,推翻,使失敗(vi.)翻到

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·set v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overset; p. pr. & vb. n. Oversetting. ]
 1. To turn or tip (anything) over from an upright, or a proper, position so that it lies upon its side or bottom upwards; to upset; as, to overset a chair, a coach, a ship, or a building.
 2. To cause to fall, or to fail; to subvert; to overthrow; as, to overset a government or a plot.
 3. To fill too full. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·set, v. i. To turn, or to be turned, over; to be upset.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·set n.
 1. An upsetting; overturn; overthrow; as, the overset of a carriage.
 2. An excess; superfluity. [Obs.] “This overset of wealth and pomp. ”