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A plunge head first into water
“Performers would then dive into the water from the swing, embellishing their dives with graceful twists and spins, when the swing reached its highest point.”
A sudden movement in a specified direction
“I laughed more as he fumbled his way out of the car and made a dive for me.”
A shabby or sleazy bar or similar establishment
Plunge head first into water with one's arms raised over one's head
“In Italy, Romans braved a cold wind yesterday to dive off a bridge into the river Tiber to mark a 30-year old New Year tradition.”
Swim under water using breathing equipment
“I love to fish for mackerel and dive for scallops.”
Move quickly or suddenly in a specified direction
“As shots rang out students dived for cover as panic spread through the hall.”
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