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English definition of “tumble”


verb [I]    /ˈtʌm·bəl/
to fall or roll quickly and without control : Rocks tumbled down the hill . She lost her balance and tumbled into the mud . fig. Stock prices tumbled (= quickly lost a lot of value ). tumble    /ˈtʌm·bəl/ noun [C] I took a tumble and hurt my knee .
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