Definition of 'nosedive'
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This means they have little leeway to maintain payments should profits suddenly nosedive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His career nosedived after the accident. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I saw it coming across the village when it just suddenly nosedived. The Sun (2009)Then the film career nosedived when the diminutive comic suffered the indignity of playing a cute elf - the role he was born to play! Times, Sunday Times (2010)But he is determined not to let the drama plunge him back into the darkness he felt after his career nosedived in the early Noughties. The Sun (2015)Since then, though, his career has nosedived. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Rarely. nosedive is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'nosedive'
British English: nosedive VERB
If prices, profits, or exchange rates nosedive, they suddenly fall by a large amount.
The value of other shares nosedived.
Definition of nosedive from the Collins English Dictionary
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