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Diving most often refers to: *
Diving (sport) Diving is the sport Sport pertains to any form of Competition, competitive physical activity or game that aims to use, maintain or improve physical ability and Skill, skills while providing enjoyment to participants and, in some cases, ...
, the sport of jumping into deep water *
Underwater diving Underwater diving, as a human activity, is the practice of descending below the water's surface to interact with the environment. Immersion in water and exposure to high ambient pressure have physiological effects that limit the depths and d ...
, human activity underwater for recreational or occupational purposes Diving or Dive may also refer to:


Sports

* Dive (American football), a type of play in American football *
Diving (association football) In association football, diving is an attempt by a player to gain an unfair advantage by falling to the ground and possibly feigning an injury to give the impression that a foul (football), foul has been committed. Dives are often used to exagge ...
, a simulation of being fouled *
Diving (ice hockey) Diving (also called embellishment, or flopping) is a term used in ice hockey to describe a player trying to get the attention of the Official (ice hockey)#Referees, referee by embellishing an infraction from an opposing player in an attempt to draw ...
, embellishing an infraction in an attempt to draw a penalty *
Sport diving (sport) Sport diving is an underwater sport that uses recreational open circuit scuba diving equipment and consists of a set of individual and team events conducted in a swimming pool swimming pool in Melbourne, Australia A swimming pool, swim ...
, competitive scuba diving using recreational techniques in a swimming pool *
Taking a dive In organized sports, match fixing occurs as a match is played to a completely or partially pre-determined result, violating the rules of the game and often the law. The most common reason is to obtain a payoff from gamblers, but teams may also int ...
, intentionally losing a match, especially in boxing


Film and television

* ''The Dive'' (1990 film), a 1989 Norwegian action thriller * ''The Dive'' (2018 film), a 2018 Israeli film * ''Dive!'' (film), a 2010 documentary film by Jeremy Seifert * ''Dive'' (TV series), a 2010 British drama * ''Dive'', a 2012 short film by
Julia Parnell Julia Parnell (born 1979) is a New Zealand film and television producer Career In 2010, Parnell won the Great Southern Television Woman to Watch Award. Parnell left Butobase in early July 2010 to start her own production company Notable Pictures ...
* ''Dive'' (film), a 1929 German silent film


Music


Bands

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Dive (Belgian band) Diving usually refers to: * Diving (sport), the sport of jumping into deep water * Underwater diving, human activity underwater for recreational or occupational purposes Diving or Dive may also refer to: Sports * Dive (American football), a typ ...
, an electro-industrial band *
Dive (Swedish band) Dive was a Sweden, Swedish band which consisted of Chris Lancelot (a.k.a. Krister Linder) and Erik Holmberg (singer), Erik Holmberg. They released three albums. A fourth album was recorded but not released.Malmqvist, Stefan (2006)Krister Linder bry ...
, a duo *
DIIV DIIV is an American rock band from Brooklyn Brooklyn () is a Boroughs of New York City, borough of New York City, coextensive with Kings County, in the U.S. state of New York (state), New York. It is the most populous Administrative divisions o ...
, originally Dive, an American rock band


Albums

* ''Dive'' (Dive album) (1990) * ''Dive'' (Maaya Sakamoto album), 1998 * ''Dive'' (Sarah Brightman album), 1993 * ''Dive'' (Tycho album), 2011 * ''Dive'', a 2019 EP by Milk & Bone * ''Dive'', a 2020 album by
I Am the Avalanche I Am the Avalanche is an American punk rock band from Brooklyn, New York Brooklyn () is a Boroughs of New York City, borough of New York City, coextensive with Kings County, in the U.S. state of New York (state), New York. It is the most populou ...


Songs

* "Dive" (Steven Curtis Chapman song), 1999 * "Dive" (Usher song), 2012 * "Dive" (Ed Sheeran song), 2017 * "Dive", a song by Cardiacs from '' A Little Man and a House and the Whole World Window'', 1988 * "Dive", a song by Nirvana from ''
Incesticide is a compilation album by the American rock music, rock band Nirvana (band), Nirvana. It consists of their 1990 non-album single "Sliver (song), Sliver", A-side and B-side, B-sides, demos, outtakes, cover versions, and radio broadcast recording ...
'', 1992 * "Dive", a song by
BeForU BeForU were a Japanese pop J-pop ( ja, ジェイポップ, ''jeipoppu''; often stylized as J-POP; an abbreviated form of "Japanese popular music"), natively also known simply as , is a musical genre that entered the musical mainstream of Japan ...
, 2003 * "Dive", a song by
The Dead Stars on Hollywood The Dead Stars on Hollywood were an American American(s) may refer to: * American, something of, from, or related to the United States of America, commonly known as the United States The United States of America (USA), commonly known as ...
, 2009 * "Dive", a song by Saint Etienne from '' Home Counties'', 2017 * "Dive", a song by Kid Cudi from '' Man on the Moon III: The Chosen'', 2020 * "Diving" (song), a 2017 song by Bridgit Mendler * "Diving", a song by 4 Strings, 2002


Places

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Dive (river) The Dive () is a river in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine and Pays de la Loire regions in western France. It is a bank (geography), right-bank tributary of the Thouet. Its source is in the commune of Maisonneuve, Vienne. It later bisects the departments of ...
, a river in France * Dive, Thane, a village in Thane District, Maharashtra, India *
Lake Dive Lake Dive is located in the south east of the Egmont National Park Egmont National Park, called Te Papakura o Taranaki in Maori is located south of New Plymouth, close to the west coast of the North Island The North Island, also offici ...
, a lake in Egmont National Park, New Zealand


Other uses

* Dive (aviation), a rapid descent by an aircraft ( also see dive bombing ) * '' Dive: The Medes Islands Secret'', a 2010 video game * ''
Dive!! is a novel series written by Eto Mori. Four novels were published by Kodansha between August 20, 2000 and August 8, 2002. An anime television series aired from July 6 to September 21, 2017. Plot The story centers on the Mizuki Diving (spo ...
'', a 2008 series of novels by Eto Mori * Dive! (restaurant), a defunct restaurant in Los Angeles, California *
Dive bar A dive bar is typically a small, unglamorous, eclectic, old-style bar with inexpensive drinks and may feature dim lighting, shabby or dated decor, neon beer signs, packaged beer sales, cash-only service, and a local clientele. That being said, t ...
, a type of bar or pub *
Daeva A daeva (Avestan Avestan , also known historically as Zend, comprises two languages: Old Avestan (spoken in the 2nd millennium BCE) and Younger Avestan (spoken in the 1st millennium BCE). The languages are known only from their use as the la ...
or Dive, a demon in Persian mythology


People

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Bradshaw Dive Bradshaw Dive (2 August 1865 – 17 April 1946) was a Reform Party (New Zealand), Reform Party Member of Parliament in New Zealand. He was elected to the Egmont (New Zealand electorate), Egmont electorate in the 1908 New Zealand general elect ...
(1865–1946), New Zealand politician * Caroline Dive, British cancer pharmacologist *
Mollie Dive Mary Clouston Dive (born 26 June 1913 in Five Dock and died 10 September 1997 in Roseville, New South Wales, Roseville) was an Australian women's cricket team, Australian cricketer who played seven women's test matches from 1948 to 1951. She was ...
(1913–1997), Australian cricketer *
Dive Downes Dive Downes (b Thornby, Northamptonshire 1652 – d Dublin 1709) was Bishop of Cork and Ross from 1699 to 1709. Downes was born in Northamptonshire, son of the Reverend Lewis Downes. He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin. He was ordained in 1 ...
(1652–1709), Irish bishop


See also

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Dive Dive Dive Dive are a British rock Rock most often refers to: * Rock (geology) A rock is any naturally occurring solid mass or aggregate of minerals or mineraloid matter. It is categorized by the minerals included, its Chemical compound, chemi ...
, a British rock band * " Dive! Dive! Dive!", a 1990 song by Bruce Dickinson * Dives (disambiguation) * Divi (disambiguation) * * {{Disambiguation, surname