After a sharp drop, their tumble slowed suddenly.
He took a tumble in the hay with the farmers' daughter.
Of all the... do you actually think I traveled six hundred miles just for a tumble in the hay with you?
Between the Halys and the Iris the mountain rim is comparatively low and broken, but east of the Iris it is a continuous lofty ridge (called by the ancients Paryadres and Scydises), whose rugged northern slopes are furrowed by torrent beds, down which a host of small streams (among them the Thermodon, famed in Amazon story) tumble to the sea.
Maybe we're acting precipitously; as foolish as a kindergartener doing tumble saults.
In the first instance the Bureau was located in a tumble-down building in Whitehall, backing on to the Admiralty.
Personally, the thought we might work together in one location, absent the hectic schedule presently exhausting us, made me giddy and set my mind a-tumble with possibilities.
If she were willing to take that tumble in the hay, he'd hang around a while longer?
Weeds are very numerous (about 125); and some, notably the sand-bur (Solanum rostratum) cockle-bur, and tumble-weeds among indigenous, and the Russian thistle (Salsola tragus) and purslane among non-indigenous species, are agricultural pests.
The picturesqueness of the chimney stacks and tumble-down walls of the burned-out quarters of the town, stretching out and concealing one another, reminded him of the Rhine and the Colosseum.
It seems certain that Eden Valley, which now lies between them, is a vast "tumble-down" of an immense cavern that formerly united them into one.