belly flop


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Synonyms for belly flop

a dive in which the abdomen bears the main force of impact with the water

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That would go into the category of special sessions caused by belly flops.
Mondelez employees jumped in the deep end at the Belly Flop Splash Event, in a Cadburyinspired purple pool, swimming 32 lengths each.
TUMMY 3 TROUBLE Neil Lennon's belly flop in midweek leads to a Celtic injury crisis
The competition, which was closely judged according to the sound of the belly flop, the size of the splash, redness of the belly after the jump and audience appreciation, saw the winner of the best belly flop, aptly crowned the best belly flopper, swim away with a staggering Dhs15000 cash prize from Speedo and an annual pass to experience the thrills of Wild Wadi for a whole year.
Molly loves going swis mming and she does belly flop dives into the water - it's hilarious Any bad habits?
I missed the more traditional sports of The Games, like cycling, gymnastics and diving - nothing will beat Bobby Davro's belly flop.
A DIPLOMATIC BELLY FLOP (The JoongAng Daily, Seoul)
Then, just a few years back, he didn't just fall from grace, he did the most enormous belly flop.
It's the only time you can do a belly flop without pain," he said as he emerged from what he called an invigorating swim.
This year's award for the most spectacular brand belly flop goes to Nestle and the Boost Juice Bar chain for their joint attempt to take on Innocent with a new grocery-focused smoothie range.
I did a heck of a belly flop in the gravel driveway.
Watching a grown man do a belly flop must be in the top-ten most entertaining things to view in this world, and I'm jolly good at them.
Initially a bit shy to dip his big toe into the city's cesspool, Bandini eventually performs a belly flop when he meets Mexican barmaid Camilla (Salma Hayek).
TOKYO A weak stock market and the belly flop in share price recorded by the last media firm to list its shares has led Japan's leading cable TV company, Jupiter Telecommunications Co.
Evidence of my belly flop through the underbrush along the riverbank may still be visible today.