One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
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.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.