Onset of distinguished setter's swift decline (4)

While searching our database we found 1 possible solution for the: Onset of distinguished setter's swift decline (4) crossword clue. This crossword clue was last seen on 8 June 2021 The Guardian Cryptic Crossword puzzle. The solution we have for Onset of distinguished setter's swift decline (4) has a total of 4 letters.

Answer

1D
2I
3V
4E


Definition

To plunge into water head foremost; to thrust the body under, or deeply into, water or other fluid.
Fig.: To plunge or to go deeply into any subject, question, business, etc.; to penetrate; to explore.
To plunge (a person or thing) into water; to dip; to duck.
To explore by diving; to plunge into.
A plunge headforemost into water, the act of one who dives, literally or figuratively.
A place of low resort.

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