BOUNCE

bounce

1. [Noun]: the quality of a substance that is able to rebound

2. [Noun]: a light springing movement upwards or forwards

3. [Noun]: rebounding from an impact (or series of impacts)

4. [Verb]: hit something so that it bounces; "bounce a ball"

5. [Verb]: spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"

6. [Verb]: leap suddenly; "He bounced to his feet"

7. [Verb]: come back after being refused; "the check bounced"

8. [Verb]: eject from the premises; "The ex-boxer''s job is to bounce people who want to enter this private club"

9. [Verb]: move up and down repeatedly

10. [Verb]: refuse to accept and send back; "bounce a check"

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