Simple Definition of belly flop
: a poorly done dive in which the front of the body lands flat on the surface of the water
Full Definition of belly flop
: a dive (as into water or in coasting prone on a sled) in which the front of the body strikes flat against another surface —called also belly flopper
belly flopintransitive verb
Examples of belly flop in a sentence
She did a belly flop into the pool.
First Known Use of belly flop
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up belly flop? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).