Definition 1 of 3
Noun. February 15, 2012, Word of the Day
Term given to a stainless steel steel cup used for tea, coffee or juice. This term is most often used by Brahmin uncles and aunties.
I take one tumbler of milk in morning for health, one tumbler of curd in afternoon for movement and two tumblers of brandy in evening for enjoyment.
Added 2012-01-30 by porkipaya
Definition 2 of 3
steel glass for drinking coffee, etc.
One should drink filter coffee in a tumbler only to get the full taste.
Added 2011-09-13 by Bimawala
Definition 3 of 3
In most rural Tamil areas, "Tumbler", refering to a drinking glass made of stainless steel has become a Tamil-ised word, "Tamizhar", which could be mistaken for a similar word to describer a person of Tamil origin!
Yenna-da! Antha Tamizhar-la oru sukku kapi oothi koden!
Added 2012-02-22 by Kaveramma