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tumbleverb [I]

us   /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
noun [C] us   /ˈtʌm·bəl/
I took a tumble and hurt my knee.
(Definition of tumble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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tumbleverb [I]

uk   /ˈtʌmbl/ us   STOCK MARKET
to go down in amount or value very quickly and suddenly: tumble to sth (from sth) Its stock has tumbled to $1.62 a share from a high of $14 last week. tumble 20%/20 points/20 cents December crude oil tumbled 51 cents to $24.34 a barrel. Stock and bond prices tumbled sharply.

tumblenoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʌmbl/ us  
a sudden and large reduction in value or amount: Financial stocks are expected to take a tumble as interest rates rise.
(Definition of tumble from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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