v.(of a boat or ship) capsize or overturn
Ease the large sail out or we shall be blown over!
When a strong wind blows up, the sails have to be reefed in to prevent the boat from capsizing.
I haven't seen them since that memorable evening when the boat capsized.
v.metafall through; run into trouble; be defeated
The Beijing Team, which was most favoured for the championship, lost in the semi-finals.