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noun [countable]     tumbler pronunciation in British English
/ˈtʌmblə(r)/
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singulartumbler
pluraltumblers
  1. 1
    a drinking glass without a handle or stem
    1. a.
      the amount of drink that a tumbler can contain
  2. 2
    old-fashioned someone who does a particular type of gymnastics on the floor
  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    3
    a pin in a lock mechanism

    Safe-cracking sounds the tumblers.

    Submitted from United States on 26/11/2015
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