Synonyms of dive in English:

dive


See definition of dive

verb

1‘they strip off and dive into the clear water’

SYNONYMS
plunge, plummet, nosedive, descend, jump, fall, drop, swoop, pitch, bellyflop

2‘the islanders dive for oysters’

SYNONYMS
swim under water, go under water, submerge, sink
snorkel, scuba dive

3‘he opened fire, forcing them to dive for cover’

SYNONYMS
leap, jump, lunge, launch oneself, throw oneself, go headlong, bolt, dart, dash, rush, scurry
duck, dodge

noun

1‘he made daredevil dives into the pool’

SYNONYMS
plunge, plummet, nosedive, descent, jump, fall, drop, swoop, pitch, bellyflop
archaic plump

2‘she made a sideways dive between a couple of stalls’

SYNONYMS
lunge, spring, jump, leap, bolt, dart, dash, dodge

3‘John got into a fight in some dive’

SYNONYMS
sleazy bar, sleazy nightclub, drinking den
informal drinking joint, seedy joint, dump, hole