With prizes on the Red Bull tour of just a few thousand dollars, the divers certainly aren't in it for the money.
divers retrieved them from the bottom of the pool, and the unconscious trainees were rolled on their sides and revived.
On Wednesday, the Italian foreign ministry dispatched its own team of divers to aid in the search.
mid-13c., "not alike" (sense now in diverse); late 13c., "separate, distinct; various," from Old French divers (11c.) "different, various, singular, odd, exceptional, wretched, treacherous, perverse," from Latin diversus "turned different ways," in Late Latin "various," past participle of divertere (see divert).
Sense of "several, numerous" is recorded from c.1300, referring "originally and in form to the variety of objects; but, as variety implies number, becoming an indefinite numeral word expressing multiplicity" [OED], a sense that emerged by c.1400.