ideas or statements that are often false or exaggerated and that are spread in order to help a cause, a political leader, a government, etc.
large guns that are used to shoot over a great distance
of, relating to, or caused by an earthquake
a ceremony in which a crown is placed on the head of a new king or queen or leader
a country that supports and helps another country
influence or power used to achieve a desired result
to cause (something, such as a government) to be unable to continue existing or working in the usual or desired way : to make (something) unstable
an action that is taken or an order that is given to force a country to obey international laws by limiting or stopping trade with that country, by not allowing economic aid for that country, etc. — usually plural