belly whopper


belly whopper
noun
a dive in which the abdomen bears the main force of impact with the water
Syn: ↑belly flop, ↑belly flopper, ↑belly whop
Hypernyms: ↑dive, ↑diving

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noun or adverb or intransitive verb

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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