TUMBLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of tumble
Definition:
v. fall down, as if collapsing
Example:
On the river front some of the houses were sticking out over the bank; they was bowed and about ready to tumble in.
Sentence in Classic:
On the river front some of the houses was sticking out over the bank, and they was bowed and bent, and about ready to tumble in.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
I tumble down before I get to the old place, at a point where I was all right before, and stop to think.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The forehead is broad and fine, rising at first almost straight and then sloping back above two bumps or ridges wide apart; such a forehead that the reddish hair cannot possibly tumble over it, but falls naturally back and to the sides.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
It would make them sometimes hug, and sometimes tear one another; they would howl, and grin, and chatter, and reel, and tumble, and then fall asleep in the mud.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
Left by their guide, the travelers remained a few minutes in helpless ignorance, afraid even to move along the broken rocks, lest a false step should precipitate them down some one of the many deep and roaring caverns, into which the water seemed to tumble, on every side of them.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
Often, nevertheless, more from caprice than necessity, she demanded to be taken up in arms; but was soon as imperious to be let down again, and frisked onward before Hester on the grassy pathway, with many a harmless trip and tumble.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context