aqualung

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n aqualung a device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus
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Usage

In literature:

If they planned to get aboard the houseboat, they wouldn't be using the aqualungs.
"The Electronic Mind Reader" by John Blaine
Replacing aqualung tubes with snorkels, they swam on the surface, faces down, alert for sharks.
"The Wailing Octopus" by Harold Leland Goodwin
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In news:

The "aqualung," I've finally decided, signifies the title wino's capacity to live under the surface of, not water, but conventional society.
Chrysalis, 1971 Tull were hairy prog-rock philosophers who decried organized religion Hymn 43 and modern hypocrisy Aqualung while incorporating flute.
London composer Matt Hales (A. Aqualung) performs his haunting songs on piano while vocalizing in a style all his own.
The " aqualung ," I've finally decided, signifies the title wino's capacity to live under the surface of, not water, but conventional society.
ALBANY … "Here's one from 1971, called "Stairway to … Aqualung.
Would you go see Jethro Tull perform Aqualung live.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of Jethro Tull's breakthrough album, Aqualung.
Twenty-one-year-old Lucy Schwartz has already accomplished a lot at her young age, including collaborating with Aqualung on a track for the latest Twilight Saga.
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