tumbler

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Synonyms for tumbler

a gymnast who performs rolls and somersaults and twists etc

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a glass with a flat bottom but no handle or stem

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a movable obstruction in a lock that must be adjusted to a given position (as by a key) before the bolt can be thrown

pigeon that executes backward somersaults in flight or on the ground

References in classic literature ?
The tumblerfuls were generous ones and the raspberry cordial was certainly very nice.
Come, Trent, what stake will you have me set up against that other tumblerful of brandy."
'Here's blessing you, ma'am, as a good lady, and you, sir, as a good gentleman, and Barbara, my love to you, and here's towards you, Mr Christopher;' and wasn't she as long drinking it as if it had been a tumblerful; and didn't she look genteel, standing there with her gloves on; and wasn't there plenty of laughing and talking among them as they reviewed all these things upon the top of the coach, and didn't they pity the people who hadn't got a holiday!
Her feet were stuck up on the coal scuttle, and she had a tumblerful of some reddish-brown composition on the smoking table close at her elbow.
Bert, however, got about a tumblerful. "Atmospheric pressure," said Bert, finding a use at last for the elementary physiography of his seventh-standard days.