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tumbled

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(Entry 1 of 2)

lacking in order, neatness, and often cleanliness
  • a tumbled entryway filled with the usual jumble of sports equipment, backpacks, papers, and shoes

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tumbled

verb
past tense of tumble

Synonyms & Antonyms of tumbled (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to go down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily
  • the infant stood for a moment and then tumbled on the carpet

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2 to go to a lower level especially abruptly
  • stock prices tumbled after the earnings report was released

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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

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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

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“Tumbled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tumbled. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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