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Yield vs Tumble - What's the difference?

yield | tumble |


As verbs the difference between yield and tumble

is that yield is (obsolete) to pay, give in payment; repay, recompense; reward; requite while tumble is (lb) to fall end over end.

As nouns the difference between yield and tumble

is that yield is (obsolete) payment; tribute while tumble is a fall.

Invert vs Tumble - What's the difference?

invert | tumble |


As verbs the difference between invert and tumble

is that invert is to turn (something) upside down or inside out; to place in a contrary order or direction while tumble is (lb) to fall end over end.

As nouns the difference between invert and tumble

is that invert is (archaic) a homosexual man while tumble is a fall.

As an adjective invert

is (chemistry) subjected to the process of inversion; inverted; converted.

Descend vs Tumble - What's the difference?

descend | tumble |


As verbs the difference between descend and tumble

is that descend is to pass from a higher to a lower place; to move downwards; to come or go down in any way, as by falling, flowing, walking, etc; to plunge; to fall; to incline downward while tumble is (lb) to fall end over end.

As a noun tumble is

a fall.

Grumble vs Tumble - What's the difference?

grumble | tumble |


As nouns the difference between grumble and tumble

is that grumble is (onomatopoeia) a low thundering, rumbling or growling sound while tumble is a fall.

As verbs the difference between grumble and tumble

is that grumble is to make a low, growling or rumbling noise, like a hungry stomach or certain animals while tumble is (lb) to fall end over end.

Pounce vs Tumble - What's the difference?

pounce | tumble |


As nouns the difference between pounce and tumble

is that pounce is (historical) a type of fine powder, as of sandarac, or cuttlefish bone, sprinkled over wet ink to dry the ink after writing or pounce can be the claw or talon of a bird of prey while tumble is a fall.

As verbs the difference between pounce and tumble

is that pounce is to sprinkle or rub with pounce powder or pounce can be to leap into the air intending to seize someone or something while tumble is (lb) to fall end over end.

Writhe vs Tumble - What's the difference?

writhe | tumble |


As verbs the difference between writhe and tumble

is that writhe is to twist, to wring (something) while tumble is (lb) to fall end over end.

As nouns the difference between writhe and tumble

is that writhe is (knot theory) the number of negative crossings subtracted from the number of positive crossings in a knot while tumble is a fall.

Upset vs Tumble - What's the difference?

upset | tumble |


As nouns the difference between upset and tumble

is that upset is (uncountable) disturbance or disruption while tumble is a fall.

As verbs the difference between upset and tumble

is that upset is to make (a person) angry, distressed, or unhappy while tumble is (lb) to fall end over end.

As an adjective upset

is (of a person) angry, distressed or unhappy.

Tumble vs Plum - What's the difference?

tumble | plum |


As nouns the difference between tumble and plum

is that tumble is a fall while plum is feather.

As a verb tumble

is (lb) to fall end over end.

Tumble vs Stagger - What's the difference?

tumble | stagger |


As nouns the difference between tumble and stagger

is that tumble is a fall while stagger is an unsteady movement of the body in walking or standing, as if one were about to fall; a reeling motion; vertigo; -- often in the plural; as, the stagger of a drunken man.

As verbs the difference between tumble and stagger

is that tumble is (lb) to fall end over end while stagger is sway unsteadily, reel, or totter.

Tumble vs Shrink - What's the difference?

tumble | shrink |


As nouns the difference between tumble and shrink

is that tumble is a fall while shrink is shrinkage; contraction; recoil.

As verbs the difference between tumble and shrink

is that tumble is (lb) to fall end over end while shrink is to cause to become smaller.

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