free diver
noun Date: 1953 one who engages in skin diving • free diving noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • free-diver — freeˈ diver noun A skin diver • • • Main Entry: ↑free …   Useful english dictionary

  • free diver — noun Britain : skin diver * * * free diver, = skin diver. (Cf. ↑skin diver) …   Useful english dictionary

  • free diver — /ˈfri daɪvə/ (say free duyvuh) noun a diver who does not use any artificial breathing apparatus. –free diving, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • free-diver — noun A practitioner of free diving …   Wiktionary

  • Martin Štěpánek (free-diver) — Martin Štěpánek (born in Náchod, Czech Republic on June 5, 1977) is a world class free diver and record holder. From 1984 to 1997 he was a competitive monofin swimmer (finswimmer) (distances 50m and 100m). Martin s academic background follows a… …   Wikipedia

  • Francisco Ferreras (free-diver) — Francisco Rodriguez, better known as Francisco Pipin Ferreras (born January 18 1962) is a Cuban free diver. Life Ferreras was born in Matanzas, on the northern coast of Cuba, and began to practice free diving at the age of 5. Pipin was his… …   Wikipedia

  • Hannah Stacey (free-diver) — Hannah Stacey from St Eval in Cornwall, is the current UK women s free diving record holder. She was also stunt double for Kelly Brook in the film Fishtales , in which she wore a complete mermaid costume in scenes requiring advanced diving… …   Wikipedia

  • Free-diving — Free diver with monofin, ascending. Freediving is any of various aquatic activities that share the practice of breath hold underwater diving. Examples include breathhold spear fishing, freedive photography, apnea competitions and, to a degree,… …   Wikipedia

  • free diving — free diver. Chiefly Brit. See skin diving. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • diver — Synonyms and related words: bather, bathing beauty, bathing girl, cannon, cutpurse, deep sea diver, dip, free diver, frogman, jumper, mermaid, merman, natator, parachute jumper, pearl diver, plunger, scuba diver, skin diver, sky diver, snorkel… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”