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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Ready to fall.

Usage examples (33)
  • As well might we speak of a "tumbledown" habit in a row of houses, brought on by locomotives running underneath their foundations.
  • Four young girls secure the use of a tumbledown cottage.
  • Rivière, a tumbledown villa on the outskirts of Neuilly.
  • Possibly the sniper was using the tumbledown shed as cover. for more
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