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tumble
British English: /ˈtʌmb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈtəmbəl/

Translation of tumble in German:

intransitive verb

transitive verb

noun

  • Sturz, der
    she's taken [a bit of] a tumble
    sie ist hingefallen

Phrasal verbs

tumble on

transitive verb
(chance on)
stolpern über + Akk. [colloquial]

tumble over

intransitive verb
hinfallen
(Kartenhaus)
umfallen

tumble to

transitive verb
(British English) [colloquial]
durchschauen

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