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tumble (upon)

verb

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to come upon unexpectedly or by chance
  • while we were out on a drive in the country, we tumbled upon a farm stand selling the best peaches I've ever tasted

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“Tumble (upon).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tumble%20%28upon%29. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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