diving for

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  • I shall never forget my experience as I was diving for that man. Cited from Child of a Century, Alfred de Musset, v3
  • She made a dive for them, but the boys were too quick for her. Cited from We Ten, by Lyda Farrington Krause
  • The officers dived for cover before returning to their vehicles and leaving the area.
  • I could feel her gathering herself and she fairly dived for the winning post.
  • Both officials made a dive for him, and one of them caught him by the shoulder. Cited from Richard Dare's Venture, by Edward Stratemeyer
  • Instead of diving for truth they sought it on the surface. Cited from Art, by Clive Bell
  • Merchant's season ended when he separated his left shoulder diving for a ball.
  • "I thought for a moment we might have to dive for you." Cited from The Jester of St. Timothy's, by Arthur Stanwood Pier
  • He also suffered a finger injury in the loss after diving for a ball.
  • If one or two of those Chicago players had made a dive for him perhaps he might have been stopped.
  • Well, I got that one just before I dived for the glass. Cited from Tom Slade with the Boys Over There, by Percy K. Fitzhugh
  • I dived for him and his hole, pushed him into it, and re-introduced myself. Cited from Punch, Vol. 152, March 21, 1917, Ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • It must lie in the water so deep that you cannot reach to take it up but by diving for it. Cited from Enquire Within Upon Everything, by Anonymous
  • We would feel down with our feet until we felt a mussel and then dive for it. Cited from "Co. Aytch", by Sam R. Watkins
  • No one could be seen in it or entering it as the boys made a dive for it. Cited from The Moving Picture Boys on the War Front, by Victor Appleton
  • At the time of his world record setting dive, he had been diving for just over five years.
  • The Indian women dive for them, and frequently obtain as many as they are able to carry. Cited from The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom, by P. L. Simmonds
  • Fame is a pearl many dive for and only a few bring up. Cited from Jo's Boys, by Louisa M. Alcott[Louisa M. Alcott #8
  • We both made a dive for it, but I got it. Cited from The Treasure-Train, by Arthur B. Reeve
  • I once saw him dive for an old worn-out knife. Cited from Jack Mason, The Old Sailor, by Theodore Thinker
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