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Synonyms for diving
div·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diving, diving eventnoun

    an athletic competition that involves diving into water

    Synonyms:
    dive, diving event

  2. dive, divingnoun

    a headlong plunge into water

    Synonyms:
    nose dive, honkytonk, dive, nosedive, diving event

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  1. List of paraphrases for "diving":

    dive, divers, scuba, diver, loon, submergence, downwelling, underwater

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#10136underwater
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#28382loon
#112152submergence
#139354nosedive
#186252downwelling
#192291honkytonk

How to use diving in a sentence?

  1. Ray Woolley:

    Its just unbelievable. I've been diving now for 59 years and these are the sort of dives that you remember because there are so many divers with you, if I can still dive and my buddies are willing to dive with me I hope I can do it again next year.

  2. Jerry Coleman:

    Ozzie makes a leaping, diving stop, shovels to Fernando and everybody drops everything.

  3. Joe Leask:

    We started out diving for 25 cents an urchin. When I got 35 cents a pound, I thought I was going to get rich. Then, it hit a dollar a pound and we all celebrated -- and then it hit $2 a pound.

  4. Tall Jamaican diver Yona Knight-Wisdom:

    This process, especially in the last four years, has required much sacrifice, particularly of my socializing time, lots of commitment and discipline, i aim to enjoy the experience as much as possible because it's not often you get to go to an Olympic Games. But in the competition, just giving 100 percent diving and representing Jamaica as well as I can over my six dives.

  5. Interior Minister Anupong Paojinda:

    Diving is not easy. For people who have never done it, it will be difficult, unlike diving in a swimming pool, because the cave’s features have small channels, if something happens midway, it could be life-threatening.


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