Translation of "diving" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk /ˈdaɪ.vɪŋ/ us /ˈdaɪ.vɪŋ/

B1 the sport of jumping into water, especially with your head and arms going in first, or of swimming underwater


in football, the act of deliberately falling to the ground without another player causing you to fall in order to try to win a penalty or free kick unfairly:

Suarez was booked for diving.

(Translation of “diving” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)