topple over

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Related to topple over: rub off, let up, turn out to be

w>topple over

vischwanken und fallen (→ prep obj über +acc)
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has risen out of the bag, all but his head, he's sure to topple over, one way or the other--the Law of Gravity secures that.
They topple over half the time and if we come up or down the stairs in the dark we fall over them.
And as he reflected, it seemed highly unlikely to him that he would ever permit himself to do anything that might jeopardize his whole life, topple over the structure that decades of work had built.