tumble dryer

noun

Definition of tumble dryer

British
:a machine used for drying clothes after they are washed

Word by Word Definitions

tumble play
  1. : to fall suddenly and helplessly

  2. : to suffer a sudden downfall, overthrow, or defeat

  3. : to decline suddenly and sharply (as in price) : drop

  1. : a disordered mass of objects or material

  2. : a disorderly state

  3. : an act or instance of tumbling

dryer
  1. : variant spelling of drier

  2. : something that extracts or absorbs moisture

  3. : a substance that accelerates drying (as of oils, paints, and printing inks)


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