Definition of full gainer in English:

full gainer

Syllabification: full gain·er


(In diving) a dive in which a complete backwards somersault is performed before entering the water feet first.
More example sentences
  • We'll have to do back flips and full gainers with a three quarter twist.
  • Some older divers were practicing, and lo and behold they were doing full gainers, and half gainers and doing them very nicely.
  • But going swimming and doing full gainers off diving boards helped out soo much.

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