scuba dive


Definition of scuba dive

  1. :  to engage in the sport or activity of swimming underwater using an air tank and a special breathing machine strapped on the body

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an apparatus utilizing a portable supply of compressed gas (as air) supplied at a regulated pressure and used for breathing while swimming underwater

  1. :  to plunge into water intentionally and especially headfirst

    :  to execute a dive (see 2dive 1a(1))

    :  submerge

  1. :  the act or an instance of diving: such as

    :  a plunge into water executed in a prescribed manner

    :  a submerging of a submarine

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