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Sudden DropPlay
Tumble implies a quick, uncontrollable fall, often leading to confusion or surprise. SlideAs she raced to the bus, she tumbled over a rock.
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Accidental MovementPlay
Tumble usually suggests the fall was not planned or expected. SlideDistracted by his phone, he tumbled off the curb.
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Motion HintPlay
When someone tumbles, they may roll or flip in addition to falling. SlideThe hiker tumbled down the hill, rolling over rocks.