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Definition of Bounce

Bounce

  1. To strike or thump, so as to rebound, or to make a sudden noise; a knock loudly.
  2. To leap or spring suddenly or unceremoniously; to bound; as, she bounced into the room.
  3. To boast; to talk big; to bluster.
  4. To drive against anything suddenly and violently; to bump; to thump.
  5. To cause to bound or rebound; sometimes, to toss.
  6. To eject violently, as from a room; to discharge unceremoniously, as from employment.
  7. To bully; to scold.
  8. A sudden leap or bound; a rebound.
  9. A heavy, sudden, and often noisy, blow or thump.
  10. An explosion, or the noise of one.
  11. Bluster; brag; untruthful boasting; audacious exaggeration; an impudent lie; a bouncer.
  12. A dogfish of Europe (Scyllium catulus).
  13. With a sudden leap; suddenly.

Bounce Quotations

If you go on with this nuclear arms race, all you are going to do is make the rubble bounce.
Winston Churchill

To take a few nouns, and a few pronouns, and adverbs and adjectives, and put them together, ball them up, and throw them against the wall to make them bounce. That's what Norman Mailer did. That's what James Baldwin did, and Joan Didion did, and that's what I do - that's what I mean to do.
Maya Angelou

The test of success is not what you do when you are on top. Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
George S. Patton

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
George S. Patton

Poetry and lyrics are very similar. Making words bounce off a page.
Taylor Swift
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Bounce Translations

bounce in French is bondissons, bondissez, bondissent, bondis, saut
bounce in German is prellen
bounce in Norwegian is bykse, sprette
bounce in Spanish is volver de rebote
bounce in Swedish is studsa

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