Part of speech:
A place for plunging, or swimming
A period of decline
A sudden fall, collapse, or ruin, esp. of business or a business enterprise
A marked, often sudden, decline in status, rank, or importance:
To plunge into water or other liquid and come out quickly.
To fall off or decline precipitously
To move sideways in a turn because of insufficient banking. Used of an airplane.
To plunge or fall; especially, to fall forward; to decline or slope.
To cause to fall:
To pitch headlong; fall:
To fall head down through the air.
To go down slowly; fall or descend gradually
To fall or sink heavily; collapse:
To cause to rise:
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
Any sudden, sharp drop, as in profits
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