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take a dive

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  1. take a diveverb

    pretend to be knocked out, as of a boxer


  1. take a diveverb

    To feign a knockout in order to lose intentionally.

  2. take a diveverb

    To lose or fail intentionally.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take a dive in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take a dive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of take a dive in a Sentence

  1. Tom Roseen:

    If the Dow takes a dive of 30%, guess what? your equity ETF is likely going to take a dive, too.

  2. Matt Watson:

    Investors have been getting a little less bullish over the last week or so, and if China does decide to retaliate with tariffs, that's when sentiment can take a dive.

Images & Illustrations of take a dive

  1. take a divetake a divetake a divetake a divetake a dive

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