Synonyms for diver
- able-bodied sailor
- deck hand
- old salt
- sea dog
- sea person
- water dog
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DIVER
Methought I felt much as a diver might, at the bottom of the sea.
"I never saw you so interested in a diver before," said the mother.
Schiller, in The Diver, tells the story, but gives the diver no name.
Concrete was thus deposited in 18 ft. of water without a diver.
A sailor employed at the pearl-fishery, to haul up the diver and oysters.
Kaskas was led to the feet of the Sovereign, where he confirmed the report of the diver.
The diver, surprised to see him in this situation, asked the cause of it.
At last, Teddy became as good and fearless a diver as his father.
That, however, was a matter of small importance to our diver.
“Just so,” said the diver, looking about him with a thoughtful air.
c.1500, agent noun from dive (v.).