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noun, suru verb

Root Words:

[きゅう() + こう()·()]
kyuu + kouka

English Meaning(s) for 急降下

noun, suru verb
  1. swoop; nose dive

Definition and Synonyms for 急降下

Plunk drop steeply
Synonyms: 急落, 急降下, 惨落, 暴落
Swoop a swift descent through the air
Synonyms: 急降下
Swoop a very rapid raid
Synonyms: 急降下
Dive a steep nose-down descent by an aircraft
Synonyms: 急降下
Nosedive plunge nose first
Synonyms: 急降下
Nosedive a sudden sharp drop or rapid decline
Synonyms: 急降下
Nosedive drop with the nose or front first, of aircraft
Synonyms: 急降下

Meanings for each kanji in 急降下

hurry; emergency; sudden; steep Kanji Details »
descend; precipitate; fall; surrender Kanji Details »
below; down; descend; give; low; inferior Kanji Details »

Categories 急降下 is a member of

Descent the act of changing your location in a downward direction
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Maraud a sudden short attack
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Plunk drop steeply
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Descend move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
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Diminution change toward something smaller or lower
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Sample Sentences for 急降下

The eagle dived at its prey.

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