Translation of "dive" - English-Spanish dictionary

dive

verb uk /daɪv/ (present participle diving, past tense dived or US dove, past participle dived)

B1 to jump into water with your head and arms going in first

saltar de cabeza
He dived off the side of the boat into the water.

B1 to swim underwater, usually with breathing equipment

bucear
noun uk /daɪv/

a jump into water with your arms and head going in first

zambullida, salto

(Translation of “dive” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

dive

verb /daiv/

to plunge headfirst into water or down through the air

zambullirse, tirarse de cabeza
He dived off a rock into the sea.

to go quickly and suddenly out of sight

precipitarse hacia, abalanzarse
She dived down a back street and into a shop.
diver noun

a person who dives, especially one who works under water using special breathing equipment

buzo
a deep-sea diver
diving noun

the sport or activity of jumping into water with your head first and your arms stretched out in front of you

Tirarse de Cabeza
(also adjective) a diving competition.

the activity of swimming underwater using special equipment to help you breathe

Buceo
I’m going diving in Thailand
(also adjective) a diving suit.
diving board noun

a platform from which to dive, erected beside a swimming-pool.

trampolín
great diving beetle noun

a water insect that carries a bubble of air under its wing cover for breathing when it is under water.

ditisco

(Translation of “dive” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)