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1. cliff-hanging

adjective. (of a situation) characterized by or causing suspense.

Synonyms

  • tense
  • nail-biting
  • suspenseful

Antonyms

  • decisive
  • easy
  • unagitated
  • relax

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Words that Rhyme with Cliff Diving

  • depriving
  • surviving
  • striving
  • reviving
  • conniving
  • thriving
  • driving
  • deriving
  • jiving
  • arriving

Example sentences of the word cliff-diving


1. Noun Phrase
Try an adventure sport such as tandem skydiving, bungee jumping, cliff diving or scuba diving.

2. cliff-brake

noun. any of several small lithophytic ferns of tropical and warm temperate regions.

Synonyms

  • rock brake
  • fern
  • bird's-foot fern
  • Pellaea
  • coffee fern
  • Pellaea atropurpurea
  • cliff brake
  • Pellaea mucronata
  • Pellaea ornithopus
  • genus Pellaea
  • purple rock brake

3. diving

noun. ['ˈdaɪvɪŋ'] an athletic competition that involves diving into water.

Synonyms

  • swim meet
  • swimming meet
  • diving event

Antonyms

  • stay
  • stand still
  • inclined
  • vertical

4. diving

noun. ['ˈdaɪvɪŋ'] a headlong plunge into water.

Synonyms

  • jackknife
  • half gainer
  • full gainer
  • gainer
  • belly flopper
  • flip
  • belly whop
  • belly flop
  • belly whopper
  • cliff diving
  • swallow dive
  • swimming
  • dive
  • swan dive

Antonyms

  • sink
  • switch on
  • disengage
  • switch off

5. cliff

noun. ['ˈklɪf'] a steep high face of rock.

Synonyms

  • formation
  • geological formation
  • precipice
  • drop
  • drop-off

Antonyms

  • natural elevation
  • finish
  • head
  • rear

Etymology

  • clif (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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