Found 3 items, similar to Dive.
English → Indonesian
menghunjam, menukik, menyelam, penyelaman
English → English
n : a distinguished female operatic singer; a female operatic
star [syn: prima donna
n 1: a cheap disreputable nightclub or dance hall [syn: honkytonk
2: a headlong plunge into water [syn: diving
3: a steep nose-down descent by an aircraft [syn: nose dive
v 1: drop steeply; “the stock market plunged”
2: plunge into water; “I was afraid to dive from the board into
3: swim under water; “the children enjoyed diving and looking
English → English
(d[=e]"v[.a]), n.; It. pl. Dive
[It., prop. fem. of divo divine, L. divus.]
A prima donna.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
, v. t.
1. To plunge (a person or thing) into water; to dip; to duck.
2. To explore by diving; to plunge into. [R.]
The Curtii bravely dived the gulf of fame. --Denham.
He dives the hollow, climbs the steeps. --Emerson.
, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Dived
, colloq. Dove
relic of the AS. strong forms de['a]f, dofen; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [OE. diven, duven, AS. d?fan to sink, v. t., fr.
d?fan, v. i.; akin to Icel. d?fa, G. taufen, E. dip, deep,
and perh. to dove, n. Cf. Dip
1. To plunge into water head foremost; to thrust the body
under, or deeply into, water or other fluid.
It is not that pearls fetch a high price because men
have dived for them. --Whately.
Note: The colloquial form dove is common in the United States
as an imperfect tense form.
All [the walruses] dove down with a tremendous
splash. --Dr. Hayes.
When closely pressed it [the loon] dove . . . and
left the young bird sitting in the water. --J.
2. Fig.: To plunge or to go deeply into any subject,
question, business, etc.; to penetrate; to explore.
1. A plunge headforemost into water, the act of one who
dives, literally or figuratively.
2. A place of low resort. [Slang]
The music halls and dives in the lower part of the