AskDefine | Define tumbling

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tumbling adj
1 moving in surges and billows and rolls; "billowing smoke from burning houses"; "the rolling fog"; "the rolling sea"; "the tumbling water of the rapids" [syn: billowing, rolling]
2 pitching headlong with a rolling or twisting movement; "a violent tumbling fall" n : the gymnastic moves of an acrobat [syn: acrobatics]

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  1. present participle of tumble

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tumbling in Portuguese: Tumbling
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