swan dive

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swan dive (plural swan dives)

  1. (diving) A forward dive performed with an arched back, the legs together, starting with arms outstretched when jumping, bringing them over the head when landing.
  2. A similar movement out of the water.
  3. (figuratively) a sharp drop, sharp decline

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