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tumbling

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rolling
v.

adj.
4
acrobatics
n.
4
toppling
v.
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descending
4
gymnastics
n.
3
billowing
adj.
3
dropping
v.
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descending
3
convulsing
v.
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deranging
3
descending
v.
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descending
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disordering
v.

n.
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deranging
3
disturbing
v.

adj.
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deranging
3
somersaulting
v.
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headfirst
3
falling
v.
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descending
3
jumbling
v.
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deranging
3
plummeting
v.
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descending
3
plunging
v.
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descending

headfirst
3
rumpling
v.
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deranging
3
sinking
v.
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descending
3
slipping
v.
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descending
3
slumping
v.
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descending
3
swirling
v.

adj.
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deranging
3
topple
v.
3
tossing
v.
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deranging
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aerobatics
n.
2
capsizing
v.
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deranging
2
collapsing
v.
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cluttering
v.
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deranging
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fall
v.
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crashing
v.
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disarranging
v.
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deranging
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disheveling
v.
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deranging
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diving
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headfirst
2
pitching
v.
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headfirst
2
stunting
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agitating
v.
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deranging
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troubling
v.
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deranging
2
confusing
v.

adj.
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deranging
2
declining
v.

adj.
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descending
2
perturbing
v.

adj.
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deranging
2
whisking
v.
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deranging
1
floor exercise
n.
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mat
1
adopting
v.
1
analyzing
v.
1
tumble
1
billowy
adj.
1
buckling
v.
1
cockling
v.
1
comprehending
v.
1
cracking
adj.
1
creasing
v.
1
crinkling
v.
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tumble

noun

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Synonyms and Antonyms of tumble

1

an unorganized collection or mixture of various things

  • cleaned a crazy tumble of buttons, hair bands, loose change, and old candy wrappers out from the couch cushions

Synonyms of tumble

agglomerate , agglomeration , alphabet soup , assortment , botch , clutter , collage , crazy quilt , farrago , gallimaufry , grab bag , gumbo , hash , hodgepodge , hotchpotch , jambalaya , jumble , jungle , litter , macédoine , medley , mélange , menagerie , miscellanea , miscellany , mishmash , mixed bag , montage , motley , muddle , olio , olla podrida , omnium-gatherum , pastiche , patchwork , patchwork quilt , potpourri , ragbag , ragout , rummage , salad , salmagundi , scramble , shuffle , smorgasbord , stew , variety , welter

Words Related to tumble

detritus , notions , oddments , odds and ends , sundries

accumulation , aggregate , aggregation , conglomerate , conglomeration

catchall

admixture , alloy , amalgam , blend , combination , commixture , composite , compound , fusion , intermixture , mix-up

bollix , chaos , confusion , disarrangement , disarray , disorder , dog’s breakfast [ chiefly British ] , mess , morass , muddle , shambles

imbroglio , knot , snarl , tangle

2

the act of going down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily

  • took a little tumble on the ice

Synonyms of tumble

fall , slip , spill , stumble

Words Related to tumble

header , pratfall

misstep , trip

descent , dive , plunge , skid , slide

free-fall

3

a state in which everything is out of order

  • her office is a tumble of books and papers, but somehow she can find everything

Synonyms of tumble

chance-medley , chaos , confusion , disarrangement , disarray , dishevelment , disorder , disorderedness , disorderliness , disorganization , free-for-all , havoc , heck , hell , jumble , mare’s nest , mess , messiness , misorder , muddle , muss , shambles , snake pit , welter

Words Related to tumble

anarchy , lawlessness , misrule , riot

knot , snarl , tangle

labyrinth , maze , web

maelstrom , storm

bollix , clutter , litter , mishmash , shuffle

hodgepodge , medley , miscellany , morass , motley

Near Antonyms of tumble

method , pattern , plan , system

Antonyms of tumble

order , orderliness


tumble

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tumble

1

to go down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily

  • the infant stood for a moment and then tumbled on the carpet

Synonyms of tumble

fall , slip , stumble , topple , trip

Words Related to tumble

collapse , crumple , drop , flump , keel , plop , plunk ( or plonk ) , slump (over)

crash , free-fall , nose-dive , plummet , plunge , precipitate , wipe out

skid , slide

Antonyms of tumble

get up , rise , stand (up) , uprise

2

to go to a lower level especially abruptly

  • stock prices tumbled after the earnings report was released

Synonyms of tumble

crash , crater , decline , descend , dip , dive , drop , fall , lower , nose-dive , plummet , plunge , sink , skid

Words Related to tumble

abate , decrease , de-escalate , die (down) , diminish , droop , dwindle , ebb , lessen , let up , moderate , subside , taper off , wane

recede , retreat

Near Antonyms of tumble

accumulate , balloon , build , burgeon ( also bourgeon ) , enlarge , escalate , expand , grow , increase , intensify , mushroom , pick up , snowball , swell , wax

Antonyms of tumble

arise , ascend , lift , mount , rise , soar , spike , up

3

to undo the proper order or arrangement of

  • tumbled all the clothes in her closet as she furiously searched for her favorite pair of jeans

Synonyms of tumble

confuse , derange , disarrange , disarray , discompose , dishevel , disjoint , dislocate , disorder , disorganize , disrupt , disturb , hash , jumble , mess (up) , mix (up) , muddle , muss , rumple , scramble , shuffle , tousle , upset

Words Related to tumble

embroil , entangle , snarl , tangle

agitate , perturb , stir (up) , unsettle

clutter

Near Antonyms of tumble

align ( also aline ) , line , line up , queue

classify , codify , methodize , systematize , systemize

adjust , fix

groom , make up , spruce (up)

unscramble

Antonyms of tumble

arrange , array , dispose , draw up , marshal ( also marshall ) , order , organize , range , regulate , straighten (up) , tidy

4

to fall down or in as a result of physical pressure

  • all we need is one strong wind, and that old barn is going to tumble

Synonyms of tumble

buckle , cave (in) , collapse , crumple , founder , give , go , go out , implode , yield

Words Related to tumble

deflate , flatten , melt , melt down

break , break down , conk (out) , crash , die , fail , give out , stall

burst , shatter , smash , splinter , split

crack , crumble , pop , snap

Phrases Synonymous with tumble

give way

Near Antonyms of tumble

inflate , rise , swell


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