Synonyms for diving


1. diving, diving event, match
usage: an athletic competition that involves diving into water
2. dive, diving, swimming, swim
usage: a headlong plunge into water


1. dive, plunge, plunk, descend, fall, go down, come down
usage: drop steeply; "the stock market plunged"
2. dive, submerge, submerse
usage: plunge into water; "I was afraid to dive from the board into the pool"
3. dive, swim
usage: swim under water; "the children enjoyed diving and looking for shells"
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