- a person who dives as a sport；a person who wears a diving suit to work under water
noun: diver, plural noun: divers
- 1. a person who dives as a sport an Olympic diver
- ▪ a person who wears a diving suit to work under water a police diver
- 2. British a large diving waterbird of northern latitudes, with a sleek black or grey head, a straight pointed bill, and short legs set far back under the body.