Tumble

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Tumble

  • (verb) fall suddenly, clumsily, or headlong. “she pitched forward, tumbling down the remaining stairs”
  • (verb) move or rush in a headlong or uncontrolled way. “police and dogs tumbled from the vehicle”
  • (verb) fall rapidly in amount or value. “property prices tumbled”
  • (verb) rumple; disarrange. “he slept fitfully for the third night in a row, tumbling the covers about him as he tried to get comfortable”
  • (verb) perform acrobatic feats, typically handsprings and somersaults in the air
  • (noun) dry (washing) in a tumble dryer. “the machine gentle tumbles the clothes in cool air for ten minutes”
  • (noun) understand the meaning or hidden implication of (a situation). “she’ll ring again as soon as she tumbles to what she’s done”
  • (noun) have sexual intercourse with. “he was tumbling a strange woman”
  • (noun) clean (castings, gemstones, etc.) in a tumbling barrel.
  • (noun) a sudden or headlong fall. “I took a tumble in the nettles”
  • (noun) a rapid fall in amount or value. “a tumble in share prices”
  • (noun) an untidy or confused arrangement or state. “her hair was a tumble of untamed curls”
  • (noun) a handspring, somersault in the air, or other acrobatic feat.
  • (noun) an act of sexual intercourse.
  • (noun) a friendly sign of recognition, acknowledgement, or interest. “not a soul gave him a tumble”

Tumble meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • बार बार लुढकना, समझ में आना, भाव गिरना, गिरावट, यहाँ वहाँ, अचानक गिरना, कलाबाजी खाना, कलैया मारना, अस्त व्यस्त की स्थिति, गिर जाना, गिर पड़ना, मूल्य गिरना, गिरना

Tumble origin

  • Middle English (as a verb, also in the sense ‘dance with contortions’): from Middle Low German tummelen ; compare with Old English tumbian ‘to dance’. The sense was probably influenced by Old French tomber ‘to fall’. The noun, first in the sense ‘tangled mass’, dates from the mid 17th century.

Tumble in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Xiaomi plans $1.5 bn buyback to arrest stock tumble, shares rise 7%, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp announced a HK$12 billion ($1.53 billion) share buyback plan on Tuesday, in a reversal of its …
  • Indian state bank shares tumble on megamerger plan, Shares in major Indian state banks tumbled on Tuesday as investors got their first chance to react to a government plan to consolidate the …
  • Indian markets tumble 1% on weakening yuan, trade war, Mumbai: Indian benchmark indices shed more than 1% on Monday as adverse local and global factors—including the scrapping of the special …
  • Bank mergers fail to cheer Sensex, rupee as both tumble in early trade … It is to be noted that this is the first day of markets in India after the …
  • Live Cricket Score – West Indies vs India, Day 4, 2nd Test, Jamaica, India made a rollicking start to their Test championship campaign, bulldozing West Indies across the two-Test series and … West Indies tumble!

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Tumble

  • tumble sounds like temple and lord Ram’s temple was destroyed in Ayodhya, so tumble means fall
  • a humble man tumbled down the stairs at the party

Tumble pronunciation


Mayhem

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Mayhem

  • (noun) violent or extreme disorder; chaos. “complete mayhem broke out”
  • (noun) the crime of maliciously injuring or maiming someone, originally so as to render them defenceless.

Mayhem meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • खलबली, अफरा तफरी

Mayhem  origin

  • early 16th century: from Old French mayhem (see maim). The sense ‘disorder’ (originally US) dates from the late 19th century.

Mayhem in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Mayhem in Pakistan’s Parliament After India Revokes Article 370, A joint session of the Parliament in Pakistan was held today to discuss the future course of action against India after New Delhi announced to …
  • Monsoon Mayhem Across India Captured in Pictures, An Indian army officer displays a sniper gun recovered during a search operation along the Amarnath route, during a joint press conference in …
  • Article 370: Jammu & Kashmir real estate market may take time to pick …, “No one would do anything about real estate for the next one year,” he tells, and cautions about a coming mayhem in Indian real estate.
  • Mid-cap mayhem: Long road to recovery, “Looking back, it was a mad-cap mayhem, and I got carried away,” rues … Markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India recently …
  • Boult enjoyed the ‘mayhem‘ against India, Cape Town – Trent Boult embraced the ‘mayhem‘ as New Zealand’s opening bowlers produced a stunning spell to book their place in the World …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Mayhem 

  • sounds like MAY HARM … injurious

Mayhem pronunciation


Tumult

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Tumult

  • (noun) a loud, confused noise, especially one caused by a large mass of people. “a tumult of shouting and screaming broke out”
  • (noun) a state of confusion or disorder. “the whole neighbourhood was in a state of fear and tumult”

Tumult meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • तुफान, हंगामा, दंगा, हो हल्ला, खलबल , अशांत, उपद्रवी ढंग से, प्रकोप

Tumult origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French tumulte or Latin tumultus .

Tumult in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Kashmir mediation: Fury in India over Trump’s claim, Trump set off a political storm in India by claiming during a meeting on … barely able to make his voice heard over the opposition tumult.
  • World Cup 2019: Top stable, middle topsy-turvy, And a strange thing happened in ODIs where batting tumult is a natural … India has progressed well so far in the World Cup and by the time you …
  • How Statistics is Changing the Programmatic Advertising Ecosystem …, … growing components of the near 10-billion-dollar Indian advertising and … through a sea of tumult in an effort to conquer their ideal customer!
  • China lashes out at Hong Kong protest targeting its office, The growing tumult in Hong Kong has fueled fears that China’s People’s Liberation Army may intervene. A Chinese army brigade said Monday …
  • Wimbledon 2019: Plenty of dramatics as Rafael Nadal tops Nick …, And yet it was Nadal who emerged from all of the tumult Thursday at Wimbledon to beat Kyrgios 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3) in a second-round …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Tumult 

  • tu+mu = tu tu main main
  • sounds like turmoil – disturbance

Tumult pronunciation