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diving

verb
present participle of dive

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1 to cast oneself head first into deep water
  • we watched her dive in after the drowning man

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2 to go to a lower level especially abruptly
  • sales figures for existing homes dived dramatically when mortgage rates skyrocketed

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“Diving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/diving. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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