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Definitions for diver
ˈdaɪ vərdiv·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diver, frogman, underwater divernoun

    someone who works underwater

  2. diver, plungernoun

    someone who dives (into water)

  3. loon, divernoun

    large somewhat primitive fish-eating diving bird of the northern hemisphere having webbed feet placed far back; related to the grebes


  1. divernoun

    someone who dives, especially as a sport

  2. divernoun

    someone who works underwater; a frogman

  3. divernoun

    the loon (bird)

  4. divernoun

    The New Zealand sand diver

  5. divernoun

    The Long-finned sand diver

Webster Dictionary

  1. Divernoun

    one who, or that which, dives

  2. Divernoun

    fig.: One who goes deeply into a subject, study, or business

  3. Divernoun

    any bird of certain genera, as Urinator (formerly Colymbus), or the allied genus Colymbus, or Podiceps, remarkable for their agility in diving


  1. Diver

    Diver is a 7" vinyl EP A Wilhelm Scream released in early 2006. It was titled Diver because that is the title of first song on the vinyl. The song "Diver" was recorded during the Mute Print sessions, but the song didn't make it to the full length. Later the band decided to release the song on this 7" vinyl EP.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. diver

    One versed in the art of descending under water to considerable depths and abiding there a competent time for several purposes, as to recover wrecks of ships, fish for pearls, sponges, corals, &c. The diver is now a rating in H.M. ships; he may be of any rank of seaman, but he receives £1, 10s. 5d. per annum additional pay--one penny a-day for risking life! Also, a common web-footed sea-bird of the genus Colymbus.

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  1. drive

  2. rived

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diver in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diver in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of diver in a Sentence

  1. Richard Peirce:

    If you're a diver with an underwater camera, use it, if you're a snorkeler, rip off your snorkel and use it to poke the shark, i've had a lot of sharks come at me, and it's (been) enough to use a shark billy -- a small metal rod between two and three feet long -- and I've just given them a little nudge on their nose.

  2. Maggie Hunter:

    And that's pretty old for a diver.

  3. Rocco Galletta:

    The first impression of every diver who goes down there is the same. … It's just spooky.

  4. Fort Worth firefighter Kyle Clay:

    I feel really bad for the family, i know they're waiting for us to go in there, but you can't put a diver in the water in those conditions.

  5. Le Cun:

    There is an eight-foot buoy floating at the point of the intake piping, which has been in place since the plant opened, and states that people should stay 100 feet away. There are three intake pipes, which extend for a quarter mile along the floor of the ocean, and the one that the diver swam into is 16 feet in diameter with a protective cap.

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