Part of speech:
A dipping or being dipped
The distance cleared in a leap.
(Sports) A deliberate fall after a challenge.
An area, as of a river, abounding in fish.
Any of various wild or domesticated waterbirds of the family Anatidae, characteristically having a broad flat bill, short legs, and webbed feet.
A fall or decline
A sudden or sharp fall
A low, movable wooden platform for holding loads or stacks
The smallest quantity of liquid heavy enough to fall in a spherical mass.
A fall, as from a horse.
A descent; a fall; a thrusting down.
(Music) passing quickly from one note to the next
To dump commodities
To baptize by submerging in water
To plunge into a liquid.
To submerge oneself briefly in water.
Absorb means to soak up.
To immerse, saturate, absorb, or imbue
To set or thrust (a self-propelled craft or projectile) in motion:
To throw or place heavily or abruptly:
To execute a dive in athletic competition.
To push with sudden force; shove; drive
To go under or as if under water.
To go down slowly; fall or descend gradually
To move, send, push, drive, etc. swiftly, violently, or hastily
To fall straight down; plunge.
To move with a sudden thrust.
To pass by a spring or leap; to overleap.
To move suddenly and violently; rush; dash
To break up, turn over, or remove (earth or sand, for example), as with a shovel, spade, or snout, or with claws, paws or hands.
(Astron.) To move toward the horizon
To move in a sudden spurt of speed and energy
To fall (over) because or as if top-heavy
(Joinery) To run or plane (mouldings) in a machine, in contradistinction to working them by hand. Such mouldings are said to be stuck.
To go into in a sharp, thrusting way
To pass over or through:
To strike against with great force; drive into
A decline or decrease, as in sales, prices, etc.
A decline; fall
(Informal) A headlong dive or fall.
An increase in
The act of increasing:
To rise from a lower level or station; advance:
An increase, for example in popularity or hierarchy
An amount of such activity either done or required:
To stir the emotions:
In real property, to pass upon or into; of litigation, to file or present to the court—for example, to enter an appearance into the record; of a contract, to enter into it means to sign or execute it.
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