Synonyms of tumble in English:

tumble


See definition of tumble

verb

1‘he staggered a step or two and tumbled over’

SYNONYMS
fall, fall over, fall down, topple over, lose one's footing, lose one's balance, keel over, pitch over, take a spill, collapse, fall headlong, fall head over heels, fall end over end
trip, trip up, stumble
informal come a cropper
dated measure one's length
archaic grabble

2‘journalists tumbled from the room, jabbering excitedly’

SYNONYMS
hurry, rush, scramble, pile
scurry, scuttle
jump, spring, bound

3‘a narrow brook tumbled over the rocks’

SYNONYMS
cascade, fall, stream, flow, pour, spill

4‘oil prices tumbled’

SYNONYMS
fall sharply, fall steeply, plummet, plunge, dive, nosedive, take a dive, drop rapidly, slump, slide, fall, decrease, decline
informal crash, go into a tailspin
ANTONYMS

rise, soar

5‘her face was devoid of make-up, and her hair was tumbled’

SYNONYMS
tousle, dishevel, ruffle, rumple, make untidy, disarrange, disorder, mess up
North American informal muss, muss up

6‘I finally tumbled to what was happening’

SYNONYMS
realize, understand, grasp, comprehend, take in, apprehend, perceive, see, recognize
see the light
informal latch on to, cotton on to, catch on to, get, get wise to, get one's head around, figure out, get a fix on, get the message, get the picture, have an aha moment
British informal twig, suss
North American informal savvy

noun

1‘I took a tumble in the nettles’

SYNONYMS
fall, trip, spill
informal nosedive, header, cropper

2‘a tumble in share prices’

SYNONYMS
drop, fall, plunge, dive, nosedive, slump, decline, collapse
informal crash
ANTONYMS

rise

3‘a tumble of bed linen’

SYNONYMS
jumble, mess, clutter, confusion
chaos, disorder, disarray