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tumbled Sentence Examples

  • She screamed again as she tumbled down a steep hill.

  • They both lost their footing at the top of one wave and tumbled into a valley, bouncing against the rubbery trough.

  • Thunder tumbled down the San Juan Mountains, heralding the arrival of pelting rain that turned the Jeep road into a surging stream and the sky to an ominous shade of raven black.

  • Alex caught Carmen and they both tumbled to the soft grass.

  • Out of control, she curled on her side and tumbled into unconsciousness.

  • His eyes glowed as small marshmallows tumbled into his cup.

  • They tumbled to the ground, one foot --she wasn't sure whose --knocking the amulet away.

  • Darkyn fell as well, and the walls around the Sanctuary tumbled in the distance.

  • Almost unable to believe she'd survived, she stared for a long moment, pushed the door open, and tumbled onto the ground.

  • More warriors tumbled out after them until the last closed the stone door.

  • There was a moment of realization as he understood her brave actions, and then a snap as the line let loose and he tumbled backwards like some mortally wounded game bird shot from the sky, arms outstretched, scream muffled in his mask.

  • Shipton leaned to his right and began to chip away at a large outcrop of ice directly above Dean, laughing as a loosened piece tumbled downward, striking Dean's exposed head, nearly knocking him senseless.

  • A bank of clouds tumbled down the slope to the left of him, bathing the summit in cold dampness.

  • She tumbled into his arms, surrendering her lips to his.

  • The questions tumbled out of her mouth without bidding.

  • It slipped from her grip and scratched her as it tumbled.

  • The ditch was choked, the gates were unprotected; the tumbled mass of irregular mud buildings which constituted the city clung tightly to the walls; there were no gun emplacements.

  • On the paved platform were three-storey tower temples in whose ground-floor stood the stone images and altars, and before that of the war-god the green stone of sacrifice, humped so as to bend upward the body of the victim that the priest might more easily slash open the breast with his obsidian knife, tear out the heart and hold it up before the god, while the captor and his friends were waiting below for the carcase to be tumbled down the steps for them to carry home to be cooked for the feast of victory.

  • Great hills were razed and tumbled into the bay for the gain of land; others were pierced with cuts, to conform to street grades and to the checker-board city plan adopted in the early days.

  • In broad, general terms the Takla-makan may be described as a tumbled sea of sand, with waves (barkhans or sand-accumulations) as much as 300 ft.

  • From the time the sheaves of wheat are tumbled into the wagon until the flour reaches the hands of the cook, no hand touches the wheat that passes through the great Minneapolis mills.

  • She screamed again as she tumbled down a steep hill.

  • They both lost their footing at the top of one wave and tumbled into a valley, bouncing against the rubbery trough.

  • Thunder tumbled down the San Juan Mountains, heralding the arrival of pelting rain that turned the Jeep road into a surging stream and the sky to an ominous shade of raven black.

  • Alex caught Carmen and they both tumbled to the soft grass.

  • Out of control, she curled on her side and tumbled into unconsciousness.

  • His eyes glowed as small marshmallows tumbled into his cup.

  • They tumbled to the ground, one foot --she wasn't sure whose --knocking the amulet away.

  • Darkyn fell as well, and the walls around the Sanctuary tumbled in the distance.

  • Almost unable to believe she'd survived, she stared for a long moment, pushed the door open, and tumbled onto the ground.

  • More warriors tumbled out after them until the last closed the stone door.

  • There was a moment of realization as he understood her brave actions, and then a snap as the line let loose and he tumbled backwards like some mortally wounded game bird shot from the sky, arms outstretched, scream muffled in his mask.

  • Shipton leaned to his right and began to chip away at a large outcrop of ice directly above Dean, laughing as a loosened piece tumbled downward, striking Dean's exposed head, nearly knocking him senseless.

  • A bank of clouds tumbled down the slope to the left of him, bathing the summit in cold dampness.

  • She tumbled into his arms, surrendering her lips to his.

  • The questions tumbled out of her mouth without bidding.

  • The yarn tumbled onto her lap, a wadded up ball of ...

  • It slipped from her grip and scratched her as it tumbled.

  • One by one the massive trees of the Victorian arboretum perish: everywhere, bracken & brambles scramble over tumbled monsters.

  • dummy warhead then tumbled out of its trajectory.

  • One poor woman was so intoxicated that she tumbled into the water at the depot and met a watery grave.

  • This will have also leached down through the tumbled masonry to form at the base of the deposits.

  • It must have tumbled about in an ancient riverbed for many thousands of years.

  • Bath floors and walls: Exterior baths and maid's bath continue with the tumbled dark travertine.

  • tumbled down a steep slope along with Jack.

  • Presently the Tin Woodman pushed his way through some heavy underbrush, and almost tumbled headlong into a vast cleared space in the forest.

  • Prices had tumbled down to almost unprecedented low levels.

  • The ditch was choked, the gates were unprotected; the tumbled mass of irregular mud buildings which constituted the city clung tightly to the walls; there were no gun emplacements.

  • Beyond this range the sand and clay loess formation spreads downwards like a tumbled sea, hiding within the folds of its many-crested hills the twisting course of the Kushk and its tributaries.

  • On the paved platform were three-storey tower temples in whose ground-floor stood the stone images and altars, and before that of the war-god the green stone of sacrifice, humped so as to bend upward the body of the victim that the priest might more easily slash open the breast with his obsidian knife, tear out the heart and hold it up before the god, while the captor and his friends were waiting below for the carcase to be tumbled down the steps for them to carry home to be cooked for the feast of victory.

  • Great hills were razed and tumbled into the bay for the gain of land; others were pierced with cuts, to conform to street grades and to the checker-board city plan adopted in the early days.

  • In broad, general terms the Takla-makan may be described as a tumbled sea of sand, with waves (barkhans or sand-accumulations) as much as 300 ft.

  • From the time the sheaves of wheat are tumbled into the wagon until the flour reaches the hands of the cook, no hand touches the wheat that passes through the great Minneapolis mills.

  • These spires were like great spear-points, and if they tumbled upon one of them they were likely to suffer serious injury.

  • I've tumbled through the air long enough to make me contented on this roof.

  • A dozen of them smashed together and tumbled to the ground, and seeing his success Jim kicked again and again, charging into the vegetable crowd, knocking them in all directions and sending the others scattering to escape his iron heels.

  • That made an extraordinary long hole, as you may imagine, and reached far down into the earth; and, as I leaned over it to try to see to the bottom, I lost my balance and tumbled in.

  • I tumbled off the seat and searched under it until I found my aunt's cape, which was trimmed with large beads.

  • The large, downy peaches would reach themselves into my hand, and as the joyous breezes flew about the trees the apples tumbled at my feet.

  • Such an exuberance of animal spirits had he that he sometimes tumbled down and rolled on the ground with laughter at anything which made him think and tickled him.

  • I couldn't hold them in, my hands grew numb in the sharp frost so that I threw down the reins--'Catch hold yourself, your excellency!' says I, and I just tumbled on the bottom of the sleigh and sprawled there.

  • It must have tumbled about in an ancient riverbed for many thousands of years.

  • Bath floors and walls: Exterior baths and maid 's bath continue with the tumbled dark travertine.

  • Michael fell back and tumbled down a steep slope along with Jack.

  • Presently the Tin Woodman pushed his way through some heavy underbrush, and almost tumbled headlong into a vast cleared space in the forest.

  • His thoughts tumbled in his head, making and breaking alliances like underpants in a tumble dryer.

  • Prices had tumbled down to almost unprecedented low levels.

  • Gloria tripped on the hearth and fell, almost hitting her head on the mantel as she tumbled.

  • Gloria tripped on the hearth and fell, almost hitting her head on the mantel as she tumbled.

  • Pair them with tumbled Jerusalem Stone, slate or travertine to complete the rustic look with an elegant detail.

  • Tumbled stone tiles, textured and faux painted walls, dramatic draperies; adding texture to the room is a great way to introducing Old World style.

  • Have a mosaic art tile company reproduce a map of an island where you honeymooned in polished and tumbled marble pieces and frame it behind your cooktop.

  • For extra pop, use a tumbled limestone for some Tuscan appeal.

  • Nothing recalls the foothills and warmth of Tuscany better than warm colored tumbled marble tiles.

  • Do you have a rustic bathroom design filled with slate or tumbled marble?

  • What about tumbled marble and Biscuit, the hot materials and colors of the early 21st century?

  • Because Celtic knots are gracefully curved, most gem Celtic earrings use smooth, tumbled stones rather than faceted gems so the angles do not conflict.

  • If you are looking for a piece of jewelry with a difference, then how about considering a tumbled gemstone pendant?

  • Tumbled gemstones make lovely items of jewelry.

  • Unlike pieces of gemstones that have been cut into regular shapes, tumbled gemstones have a very organic shape.

  • This means that the process of creating tumbled gemstones for use in jewelry is actually quite slow and there is limited control over the end results.

  • Tumbled gemstones are ideal for creating unique gemstone necklaces and pendants.

  • There are many different types of tumbled gemstones that can be used for pendants.

  • Large, dramatic stones make a bold statement while smaller, more delicate tumbled gemstone pendants look great when teamed with other jewelry.

  • Tumbled gemstone pendants need to be held in a setting.

  • Many stores sell a range of tumbled gemstone jewelry and artisan jewelers often favor this type of stone.

  • When seeking to buy a pendant made with a tumbled gemstone it is useful to look at the selection available from high street stores as well as online jewelers.

  • In addition, they are easy-care fabrics because they can be machine washed and tumbled dry.

  • Classic: nylon frames tumbled in teakwood and bamboo, with nickel/silver alloy hinges.

  • Horror struck the group when Tom, attempting to peer out over a ledge to see how far they'd climbed, became dizzy, slipped and tumbled over the edge to his death on the rocks far below.

  • The overall effect is one of the water tumbled around the sides of the urn and falling into the gravel, pebbles and stones.

  • All of this added up to disaster in the mortgage crisis of 2008 and 2009 when property prices tumbled and foreclosures hit record highs.

  • Tumbled cowhide mini satchels with spaghetti strap handles.

  • The Panel 840, which feature soft tumbled leather uppers, cement construction and a flexible rubber outsole.

  • During games, the Golden Girls tumbled, danced with poms, and there were even a couple of national baton twirling champions in their midst to entertain the crowds.

  • Hand-wash or use a lingerie bag in the light/lingerie cycle of your washing machine and then hang or lay out to dry, unless the tag says it can be tumbled on low.

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