Dive synonyms

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The definition of a plunge is a place for swimming or an act of diving or jumping into an activity.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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An official order or pronouncement that prohibits some activity.
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A building which contains lanes for bowling.
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(US, slang) A cheap hotel or boarding house where many people sleep in large rooms. [from 20th c.]
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Any sudden, sharp drop, as in profits
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(Historical, Australia) A small coin made by punching a hole in a larger coin.
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To pitch headlong; fall:
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The downward part of a swing, as of a golf club
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A usually rapid return to normal shape after removal of stress; recoil:
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A building or part of a building with facilities for dancing.
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*An establishment offering accommodation
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An opening or perforation:
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To accomplish something suddenly or vigorously:
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(Intransitive) To drop swiftly, in a direct manner; to fall quickly.
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Sink is defined as to go down slowly, or to drop beneath the surface or normal level.
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To sink or plunge beneath the surface of water, etc.
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A marked, often sudden, decline in status, rank, or importance:
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To lunge is defined as to move forward quickly.
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(Sports) To fall or roll into a basket or hole. Used of a ball.
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To fall or sink heavily; collapse:
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The act of spilling
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A downward slope; a declivity:
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A downward course; a decline:
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A downward trend, esp. a financial one
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A downward trend, as in business activity
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A noticeable decrease:
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A small glass plate for mounting specimens to be examined under a microscope.
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(--- Nautical) The alternate dip and rise of the bow and stern of a ship.
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An instance, or the act of suddenly plunging downward
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(Gym.) The act of lowering oneself between parallel bars by bending the arms until the chin reaches the bar level, and then raising oneself by straightening the arms
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(Sports) A fast low serve in tennis.
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(Statistics) A resampling method that applies estimators to all subsamples that each omit a single different group (possibly of a single datapoint) of the original sample to provide a sample distribution of the estimate.
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(Diving) A style of diving into a body of water in which the surface impact is made mostly by one's abdomen.
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A large room or hall for receptions, public entertainment, or exhibitions.
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The definition for pub is a place of business where a large selection of beer, ale, wine and cider are served along with a large selection of meals, appetizers and desserts. Short for Public House in England.
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(US) A restaurant or other business establishment whose primary menu item is pizza.
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Something resembling a club.
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A place of entertainment open at night for eating, drinking, dancing, etc., and usually having a floor show
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A small and inexpensive type of restaurant which is modelled to resemble a dining car.
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An establishment where coffee is served to clients; a café.
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(Slang) (always with "the") prison
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*An establishment offering accommodation
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(Slang) A bed or sleeping bag.
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To move oneself suddenly from the ground, etc. by using the leg muscles; leap; spring
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A sudden motion downward
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A sudden motion downward
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(Uncountable) The action of the verb to duck.
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A forward dive performed with the legs straight together, the back arched, and the arms stretched out from the sides and then brought together over the head as the diver enters the water.
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Belly flop
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The floor show presented by such a restaurant or nightclub.
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The larger red property in the game of Monopoly, in contradistinction to houses.
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An establishment that provides lodging for motorists in rooms usually having direct access to an open parking area.
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A place where liquors, beer, etc. are sold to be drunk on the premises; saloon; bar
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A public lodging house serving food and drink to travelers; a hotel.
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A card game for two to four players in which cards on the table are matched by cards in the hand.
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(US) A building where visitors pay to play billiards (pool).
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*An establishment offering accommodation
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(Slang) A place frequented by some person or group
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To submerge the head or body briefly in water.
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(Rare) To fall or sink like a plummet.
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To cease being; go out of existence, use, etc.; become lost or extinct
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To pass out of sight, especially quickly; disappear.
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To perform a nosedive.
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To rise up partially out of the water when swimming underwater
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A place where meals are served to the public.
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To travel around from place to place:
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An upward slope or incline.
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The definition of ascend is defined as to move upward.
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(Intransitive, performing arts) To forget lines or blocks during public performance.
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To interrupt someone, or a situation, by doing or saying something abruptly, or forcefully, and usually without thinking about the consequences.
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To slide sideways while moving because of loss of traction:
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Enter is defined as to come in, put in or get in.
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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The process of or an action or instance of coming to prominence.
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(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
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A leading woman singer, esp. in grand opera
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The sport of jumping head first into water.
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a cheap disreputable nightclub or dance hall
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To drop or throw heavily (onto or into something) so that it makes a sound
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