Translation of "tumble" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈtʌm·bl/ us /ˈtʌm·bəl/ present participle tumbling, past tense and past participle tumbled

to suddenly fall

He tumbled down the stairs.

(Translation of “tumble” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈtambl/

to (cause to) fall, especially in a helpless or confused way

(hacer) caer; desplomarse, venirse abajo; voltear
She tumbled down the stairs
The box suddenly tumbled off the top of the wardrobe.

to do tumbling.

hacer ejercicios de tierra (de gimnasia artística)
tumbler noun

a large drinking glass

a tumbler of whisky.

a tumblerful.

vaso lleno (de)

an acrobat (who performs the acrobatic tricks on the ground).

equilibrista, acróbata
tumblerful noun

the amount contained by a tumbler

two tumblerfuls of water.
tumble-drier noun

a machine for drying clothes by tumbling them around and blowing hot air into them.

tumbling noun

acrobatics done on the ground.

ejercicios de tierra (de gimnasia artística)

(Translation of “tumble” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)