What is the definition of dive?

Definitions for dive

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

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    Synonyms for dive

    nose dive nosedive honkytonk diving plunge plunk

    Antonyms for dive

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    Holonyms for dive

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    Hypernyms for dive

    night club descent club swimming cabaret nightspot swim nightclub submerge go down submerse come down descend fall

    Hyponyms for dive

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

    Meronyms for dive

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    Sounds like dive

    dab Daba Daffo dative daub Davy dayboy day off dB DBA deaf deb deep Defoe defy deify Devi dhava die off dip diva dive divvy divvy up doff doo-wop doob dopa dope dopey