Definition of Tumbler

Tumbler n. means: A variety of the domestic pigeon remarkable for its habit of tumbling, or turning somersaults, during its flight.

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Tumbler n. means: A variety of the domestic pigeon remarkable for its habit of tumbling, or turning somersaults, during its flight.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler (n.) means: A variety of the domestic pigeon remarkable for its habit of tumbling, or turning somersaults, during its flight.

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Tumblerful (n.): As much as a tumbler will hold; enough to fill a tumbler.

Nut (n.): The tumbler of a gunlock.

Voltigeur (n.): A tumbler; a leaper or vaulter.

Vaulter (n.): One who vaults; a leaper; a tumbler.

Turner (n.): A variety of pigeon; a tumbler.

Tumbler (n.): A kind of cart; a tumbrel.

Gate (n.): In a lock tumbler, the opening for the stump of the bolt to pass through or into.

Tumbler (n.): One who tumbles; one who plays tricks by various motions of the body; an acrobat.

Tumbler (n.): A breed of dogs that tumble when pursuing game. They were formerly used in hunting rabbits.

Bridle (n.): The piece in the interior of a gun lock, which holds in place the tumbler, sear, etc.

Fence (n.): A projection on the bolt, which passes through the tumbler gates in locking and unlocking.

Tumbler (n.): A variety of the domestic pigeon remarkable for its habit of tumbling, or turning somersaults, during its flight.

Tumbler (n.): A piece attached to, or forming part of, the hammer of a gunlock, upon which the mainspring acts and in which are the notches for sear point to enter.

Tumbler (n.): A drinking glass, without a foot or stem; -- so called because originally it had a pointed or convex base, and could not be set down with any liquor in it, thus compelling the drinker to finish his measure.

Tumbler (n.): A movable obstruction in a lock, consisting of a lever, latch, wheel, slide, or the like, which must be adjusted to a particular position by a key or other means before the bolt can be thrown in locking or unlocking.

Harquebuse (n.): A firearm with match holder, trigger, and tumbler, made in the second half of the 15th century. the barrel was about forty inches long. A form of the harquebus was subsequently called arquebus with matchlock.

Stump (n.): A pin in a tumbler lock which forms an obstruction to throwing the bolt, except when the gates of the tumblers are properly arranged, as by the key; a fence; also, a pin or projection in a lock to form a guide for a movable piece.

Glass (v. t.): A drinking vessel; a tumbler; a goblet; hence, the contents of such a vessel; especially; spirituous liquors; as, he took a glass at dinner.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Tumbler

Meaning of Shant

Shant means:   A pot or tumbler

Meaning of Tumblerful

Tumblerful means: As much as a tumbler will hold; enough to fill a tumbler.

Meaning of Nut

Nut means: The tumbler of a gunlock.

Meaning of Voltigeur

Voltigeur means: A tumbler; a leaper or vaulter.

Meaning of Vaulter

Vaulter means: One who vaults; a leaper; a tumbler.

Meaning of Turner

Turner means: A variety of pigeon; a tumbler.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler means: A kind of cart; a tumbrel.

Meaning of Gate

Gate means: In a lock tumbler, the opening for the stump of the bolt to pass through or into.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler means: One who tumbles; one who plays tricks by various motions of the body; an acrobat.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler means: A breed of dogs that tumble when pursuing game. They were formerly used in hunting rabbits.

Meaning of Bridle

Bridle means: The piece in the interior of a gun lock, which holds in place the tumbler, sear, etc.

Meaning of Fence

Fence means: A projection on the bolt, which passes through the tumbler gates in locking and unlocking.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler means: A variety of the domestic pigeon remarkable for its habit of tumbling, or turning somersaults, during its flight.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler means: A piece attached to, or forming part of, the hammer of a gunlock, upon which the mainspring acts and in which are the notches for sear point to enter.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler means: A drinking glass, without a foot or stem; -- so called because originally it had a pointed or convex base, and could not be set down with any liquor in it, thus compelling the drinker to finish his measure.

Meaning of Tumbler

Tumbler means: A movable obstruction in a lock, consisting of a lever, latch, wheel, slide, or the like, which must be adjusted to a particular position by a key or other means before the bolt can be thrown in locking or unlocking.

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