Definition of diving in English:


Line breaks: div¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈdʌɪvɪŋ


[mass noun]
1The sport or activity of swimming or exploring under water.
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  • Players do not have the option of diving down and exploring.
  • I would just love to spend a few months here exploring the diving among the hundreds of islands.
  • Reef diving is the main sporting attraction, with the waters being home to over 100 species of coral and 900 species of fish.
2The sport or activity of diving into water from a diving board.
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  • Critical input is high, too, at the synchronised diving.
  • But Justin made the team with the help of his brother in synchronized diving.
  • Often it's because every Premiership squad seems to be practising synchronized diving once a week.

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