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Definition of Dove

Dove

  1. of Dive
  2. A pigeon of the genus Columba and various related genera. The species are numerous.
  3. A word of endearment for one regarded as pure and gentle.

Dove Quotations

I've jumped out of an airplane 34 times. I've dove 212 feet under water. I've done a lot of things that defied death.
Jesse Ventura

Censure acquits the raven, but pursues the dove.
Juvenal

I quit my band in New York City in 1969 and I got really angry at them. I got angry at one of my guitar players and I dove over the drum set and we got into a fight.
Steven Tyler

I believe managing is like holding a dove in your hand. If you hold it too tightly you kill it, but if you hold it too loosely, you lose it.
Tommy Lasorda

Managing is like holding a dove in your hand. Squeeze too hard and you kill it, not hard enough and it flies away.
Tommy Lasorda
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Dove Translations

dove in Danish is due
dove in Dutch is duif, tamme duif
dove in Finnish is kyyhkynen
dove in French is colombe, pigeon
dove in German is Taube
dove in Italian is piccione
dove in Norwegian is due
dove in Portuguese is pombo, pomba
dove in Swedish is duva

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