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The sport of swimming under water with a face mask and fins, usually with a snorkel.
skin diver n.
v.i. -dived -dove (-ˌdoʊv)
to engage in skin diving.
skin′ div`er, n.
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|Noun||1.||skin-dive - underwater swimming without any more breathing equipment than a snorkel|
swim, swimming - the act of swimming; "it was the swimming they enjoyed most": "they took a short swim in the pool"
scuba diving - skin diving with scuba apparatus
|Verb||1.||skin-dive - swim underwater with no breathing apparatus other than a snorkel|
dive - swim under water; "the children enjoyed diving and looking for shells"