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Synonyms for tumble

Synonyms for (noun) tumble

Synonyms: fall, tumble, spill Definition: a sudden drop from an upright position Usage: he had a nasty spill on the ice

Similar words: slip, trip Definition: an accidental misstep threatening (or causing) a fall Usage: he blamed his slip on the ice; the jolt caused many slips and a few spills

Synonyms: tumble Definition: an acrobatic feat of rolling or turning end over end

Similar words: acrobatic feat, acrobatic stunt Definition: a stunt performed by an acrobat

Synonyms for (verb) tumble

Synonyms: tumble Definition: do gymnastics, roll and turn skillfully

Similar words: work out, exercise Definition: do physical exercise Usage: She works out in the gym every day

Synonyms: tumble Definition: suffer a sudden downfall, overthrow, or defeat

Similar words: worsen, decline Definition: grow worse Usage: Conditions in the slum worsened

Synonyms: tumble Definition: put clothes in a tumbling barrel, where they are whirled about in hot air, usually with the purpose of drying Usage: Wash in warm water and tumble dry

Similar words: toss Definition: agitate Usage: toss the salad

Synonyms: tumble Definition: fall suddenly and sharply Usage: Prices tumbled after the devaluation of the currency

Similar words: drop Definition: go down in value Usage: Stock prices dropped

Synonyms: get it, get onto, get wise, latch on, cotton on, catch on, tumble, twig Definition: understand, usually after some initial difficulty Usage: She didn't know what her classmates were plotting but finally caught on

Similar words: dig, compass, comprehend, get the picture, grasp, grok, apprehend, savvy Definition: get the meaning of something Usage: Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?

Synonyms: tumble Definition: throw together in a confused mass Usage: They tumbled the teams with no apparent pattern

Similar words: scramble, jumble, throw together Definition: bring into random order

Synonyms: tumble Definition: roll over and over, back and forth

Similar words: roll over Definition: make a rolling motion or turn Usage: The dog rolled over

Synonyms: topple, tumble Definition: fall down, as if collapsing Usage: The tower of the World Trade Center tumbled after the plane hit it

Similar words: go down, come down, fall, descend Definition: move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way Usage: The temperature is going down; The barometer is falling; The curtain fell on the diva; Her hand went up and then fell again

Synonyms: collapse, break down, crumble, crumple, tumble Definition: fall apart Usage: the building crumbled after the explosion; Negotiations broke down

Similar words: change integrity Definition: change in physical make-up

Synonyms: whirl, whirl around, tumble Definition: fly around Usage: The clothes tumbled in the dryer; rising smoke whirled in the air

Similar words: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: tumble, tip, topple Definition: cause to topple or tumble by pushing

Similar words: push, force Definition: move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"