Examples of belly flop in a Sentence
She did a belly flop into the pool.
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Visitors were clearly delighted, however, to encounter a giant panda cub climbing a tree before falling to the ground in a majestic belly flop.
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Definition of belly flop for English Language Learners
: a poorly done dive in which the front of the body lands flat on the surface of the water
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