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Noun
Exuberant self-confidence
“But there was no bounce and cheerfulness in her voice like there used to be.”
Noun
An act of jumping or of moving up and down jerkily
“She felt some of the strength fade away from her legs, the bounce she tried to inject into her knees feeling slow and sluggish.”
Noun
A rebound of a ball or other object
“She completely misjudged the bounce of a high ball with the court apparently at her mercy.”
Verb
To strike and fly off at an angle
“I kicked my soccer ball into the air and started to bounce it up and down on the heel of my foot.”
Verb
To let go from office, service, or employment
“I'll bounce you if I catch you talking that way again.”
Verb
Jump repeatedly up and down, typically on something springy
“As I bounce happily, I imagine that I am really riding my very own horse through the fields looking for the bad guys.”
Verb
To drive or force out
“… the bar doesn't hesitate to bounce customers for getting rowdy.”
Verb
To set before the mind for consideration
“… we bounced several script suggestions off the producers, but they weren't interested in any of them.”
Verb
“The aim of the exercise is to bounce him into a coalition government.”
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