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synonyms for somersaulting

  • bounce
  • bound
  • dive
  • drop
  • fall
  • hop
  • plummet
  • skip
  • surge
  • take
  • top
  • vault
  • barge
  • bob
  • buck
  • canter
  • caper
  • clear
  • curvet
  • gambol
  • hurdle
  • hurtle
  • jerk
  • jiggle
  • jounce
  • lollop
  • lop
  • lunge
  • lurch
  • parachute
  • pop
  • quiver
  • rattle
  • ricochet
  • saltate
  • shake
  • sky
  • somersault
  • trip
  • waver
  • wobble
  • bail out

antonyms for somersaulting

MOST RELEVANT
  • lose
  • retreat
  • decline
  • decrease
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How to use somersaulting in a sentence

Gordon bent his head sharply, and dropped, falling onto his shoulders and somersaulting over.
POLICE YOUR PLANETLESTER DEL REY
Mrs. Heth, somersaulting without hesitancy from last night's caution, flooded the dark places with lurid light.
V. V.'S EYESHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
Out of the inner globe came men that flew, sprawled out, somersaulting up and out of apertures made by the crashing bombs.
LORDS OF THE STRATOSPHEREARTHUR J. BURKS
First Joe dropped into the net, then Sid and finally Tonzo, each one somersaulting down.
JOE STRONG, THE BOY FISHVANCE BARNUM
Suddenly he saw a disabled plane come somersaulting out of the air and fall into a field quarter of a mile away.
IN THE CLUTCH OF THE WAR-GODMILO HASTINGS
He sounded extremely tired; a flip of his fingers sent his cigarette somersaulting across the tiles.
WHEN THE OWL CRIESPAUL BARTLETT
I accept his general hint, and watch the somersaulting pair.
PUNCHINELLO, VOL. II., NO. 35, NOVEMBER 26, 1870VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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