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  Words related to dive

Related / Similar Words: nose dive, diving, honkytonk, plunge, plunk

 

Definition:
  • a steep nose-down descent by an aircraft;
  • a headlong plunge into water;
  • a cheap disreputable nightclub or dance hall;
  • swim under water; "the children enjoyed diving and looking for shells";
  • plunge into water; "I was afraid to dive from the board into the pool";
  • drop steeply; "the stock market plunged";

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    Hyponyms: power dive, belly flop, belly flopper, belly whop, belly whopper, cliff diving, flip, gainer, full gainer, half gainer, jackknife, swan dive, swallow dive, skin-dive, snorkel, belly-flop, power-dive, nosedive, duck, crash-dive, parachute, jump

     

    Grouped Verbs: plunge, dump

     

    Derivational Morphology: diver, frogman, underwater diver, diving, plunger, plunge

     

    Anagrams: Devi

     

     
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