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noun     tumble pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable] a sudden fall in something such as a price or a value
    take a tumble:

    The dollar took its biggest tumble in over two years.

  2. 2
    [countable] an occasion when someone falls to the ground
  3. 3
    [singular] a large amount of long hair that hangs down

    her red hair flashing in a tumble of angry waves

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a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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