Definition of tumblehome in English:

tumblehome

noun

  • The inward slope of the upper part of the sides of a boat or ship.

    • ‘The tumblehome bow of the traditional Cape Cod Catboat was replaced by a plumb bow.’
    • ‘With fine entries and tumblehome sterns, the boat may look like a canoe when viewed from a distance, but any similarities end there.’

Pronunciation

tumblehome

/ˈtəmbəlˌhōm/