tumbar
transitive verb
1. (derribar) 
a. to knock over o down 
2. (fam fig) 
tiene un olor que tumbait stinks to high heaven
3. (reclinar) 
tumbar al pacientelie the patient down
4. (colloquial) 
a. to fail 
tumbarse
pronominal verb
5. (acostarse) 
a. to lie down 
6. (repantigarse) 
a. to lounge, to stretch out 
tumbar
transitive verb
1 (derribar) [+persona] to knock down; knock over; [+puerta] (a golpes) to batter down; (a patadas) to kick down o in; [+viento] to blow down
tanto alcohol acabó tumbándolo all that alcohol ended up laying him out; lo tumbaron a golpes they punched him to the ground
2 (matar) to do in (muy_familiar)
3 [+olor] to knock back (familiar)
un olor que te tumba an overpowering smell; a smell which knocks you back (familiar)
4 (impresionar) to amaze; overwhelm
el espectáculo me dejó tumbado the sight overwhelmed me; su presunción tumbó a todos his conceit amazed everybody; his conceit knocked everybody sideways
5 (copular) to lay (muy_familiar); screw (vulgar)
6 (suspender) to fail; flunk; (EEUU)
7 (Latinoamérica) [+árbol] to fell; [+tierra] to clear
intransitive verb
1 (caerse) to fall down
2 (Náutica) to capsize
3 (impresionar)
tiene una desfachatez que tumba de espaldas his cheek is enough to take your breath away (familiar)
pronominal verb
tumbarse
1 (acostarse) to lie down
estar tumbado to lie; be lying down
2 [+trigo] to go flat
3 (relajarse) to decide to take it easy; (abandonarse) to give up (on things); let o.s. go after achieving a success etc; (after achieving a success etc)
Verb Conjugations for tumbar
Gerund: tumbando
Participle: tumbado
Indicative
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yotumbotumbétumbabatumbaríatumbaré
tumbastumbastetumbabastumbaríastumbarás
él/ella/Ud.tumbatumbótumbabatumbaríatumbará
nosotrostumbamostumbamostumbábamostumbaríamostumbaremos
vosotrostumbáistumbasteistumbabaistumbaríaistumbaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.tumbantumbarontumbabantumbaríantumbarán
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