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Synonyms for dive

go underwater

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leap

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sleazy bar

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Synonyms for dive

to move or thrust at, under, or into the midst of with sudden force

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to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

the act of plunging suddenly downward into or as if into water

a sudden involuntary drop to the ground

a disreputable or run-down bar or restaurant

Synonyms for dive

a cheap disreputable nightclub or dance hall

a steep nose-down descent by an aircraft

swim under water

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He dived again, but I miscalculated the direction he would take, and we were fifty rods apart when he came to the surface this time, for I had helped to widen the interval; and again he laughed long and loud, and with more reason than before.
When I dived for him, the poor little man was lying quietly coiled up at the bottom, in a hollow of shingle, looking by many degrees smaller than I had ever seen him look before.
If I had not dived for Professor Pesca when he lay under water on his shingle bed, I should in all human probability never have been connected with the story which these pages will relate--I should never, perhaps, have heard even the name of the woman who has lived in all my thoughts, who has possessed herself of all my energies, who has become the one guiding influence that now directs the purpose of my life.
The fellow had dived that incredible distance and come up unharmed!
He brought the watch to the bank, swam to the Weir again, climbed it, and dived off.