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capsize (v.)

"to turn over, overturn," 1780 (transitive); 1792 (intransitive), a nautical word of obscure origin, perhaps (as Skeat suggests) from Spanish capuzar "to sink by the head," from cabo "head," from Latin caput "head" (from PIE root *kaput- "head"). For sense, compare French chavirer "to capsize, upset," faire capot "capsize;" Provençal cap virar "to turn the head." Related: Capsized; capsizing.

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Definitions of capsize

capsize (v.)
overturn accidentally;
Don't rock the boat or it will capsize!
Synonyms: turtle / turn turtle
From wordnet.princeton.edu