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Definition of Bouncing

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robust, strong, healthy
jump; skip; hop; make jump
Bouncing Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(p. pr. & vb. n.)
of Bounce
  
(a.)
Stout; plump and healthy; lusty; buxom.
  
(a.)
Excessive; big.
  
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bouncing
\boun"cing\ (&?;), a.
1. stout; plump and healthy; lusty; buxom. many tall and bouncing young ladies.
2. excessive; big. "a bouncing reckoning." & fl.
bouncing
bet (bot.), the common soapwort (saponaria officinalis).
bouncing
adj
1. moving jerkily up and down; "a bouncing ball"; "a jolting ride"; "the jouncing guns of the battery" [syn: jolting, jouncing]


2. vigorously healthy; "a bouncing baby"
3. marked by lively action; "a bouncing gait"; "bouncy tunes"; "the peppy and interesting talk"; "a spirited dance" [syn: bouncy, peppy, spirited, zippy]
n : rebounding from an impact (or series of impacts) [syn: bounce]





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English Phonetics

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Ffiniol = a. bouncing, limiting
Shakespeare Words
imperious
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. rebounding from an impact (or series of impacts)
(synonym) bounce
(hypernym) recoil, repercussion, rebound, backlash

Adjective
1. vigorously healthy; "a bouncing baby"
(similar) healthy
2. marked by lively action; "a bouncing gait"; "bouncy tunes"; "the peppy and interesting talk"; "a spirited dance"
(synonym) bouncy, peppy, spirited, zippy
(similar) lively

Noun
1. the quality of a substance that is able to rebound
(synonym) bounciness
(hypernym) elasticity, snap
(derivation) resile, take a hop, spring, bound, rebound, recoil, reverberate, ricochet
2. a light springing movement upwards or forwards
(synonym) leap, leaping, spring, saltation, bound
(hypernym) jump, jumping
(hyponym) caper, capriole
3. rebounding from an impact (or series of impacts)
(synonym) bouncing
(hypernym) recoil, repercussion, rebound, backlash
(derivation) jounce

Verb
1. spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"
(synonym) resile, take a hop, spring, bound, rebound, recoil, reverberate, ricochet
(hypernym) jump, leap, bound, spring
(hyponym) kick back, recoil, kick
(derivation) bouncing
2. hit something so that it bounces; "bounce a ball"
(hypernym) hit
(hyponym) bounce out
(derivation) bounciness
3. move up and down repeatedly
(synonym) jounce
(hypernym) travel, go, move, locomote
(derivation) bouncing
4. come back after being refused; "the check bounced"
(antonym) clear
(hypernym) return, go back, get back, come back
5. leap suddenly; "He bounced to his feet"
(hypernym) jump, leap, bound, spring
6. refuse to accept and send back; "bounce a check"
(hypernym) refuse, reject, pass up, turn down, decline
7. eject from the premises; "The ex-boxer's job is to bounce people who want to enter this private club"
(hypernym) expel, eject, chuck out, exclude, throw out, kick out, turf out, boot out, turn out
(derivation) bouncer, chucker-out
Bouncing Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Bounce or The Bounce may refer to:
  • Deflection (physics), the event where an object collides with and bounces against a plane surface

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