tumble to


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tumble to

vb
(intr, preposition) informal to understand; become aware of
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"But we didn't tumble to the roof," said the girl; "by the time we reached here we were floating very slowly, and I'm almost sure we could float down to the street without getting hurt.
The new model of strategic planning, flexible planning and planning tumble to meet changing circumstances of today's world and with the relevant degrees of success have been used efficiently!!].
Ordinrily, bringing such a tumble to a halt should have been a simple matter of firing the satellite's nitrogen-gas steering jets.