Definition of ひっくり返る

ひっくりかえるhikkurikaeru Inflection

godan ~る verb / intransitive verb:

  • to be overturned; to be reversed; to turn over; to capsize
  • to fall down; to tumble down; to topple over; to lie on one's back

Example Sentences

She felt her heart turn over in her chest.
He lost his balance and fell down.
His car turned over several times before falling into the river.
The car hit the fence and turned over.
Sometimes being overcautious in planning could upset the apple cart.

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