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Synonyms for bounce

Synonyms for bounce

to spring back after colliding with something

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to move in a lively way

an act of bouncing or a bouncing movement

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a sudden lively movement

the ability to recover quickly from depression or discouragement

the act of ejecting or the state of being ejected

the act of dismissing or the condition of being dismissed from employment

Synonyms for bounce

the quality of a substance that is able to rebound

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a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards

rebounding from an impact (or series of impacts)

hit something so that it bounces

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move up and down repeatedly

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come back after being refused

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leap suddenly

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refuse to accept and send back

eject from the premises

References in periodicals archive ?
I know the guys are bouncing off the walls and really looking forward to the game.
There is no point shouting and screaming and bouncing off the walls, because that won't do anyone any good.
if i get a kids' party that has overdosed on sweets, it's worse than performing for any stag do because they are bouncing off the walls,' said comedian Howard Read.
Besides it having me bouncing off the walls, I used to be a bed-wetter.
I have no doubt that whatever the feeling back in Wales, he will have those players bouncing off the walls and ready to give every- thing for the cause.
Bernie Morgan added: "We left the track and the next thing, we were bouncing off the walls.
It kind of annoyed me that people were just walking along the boulevard, bouncing off the walls, and nothing was really jelling together.
He has you bouncing off the walls with his passionate words of encouragement.
Old: "I think you need some counselling to help your ass from bouncing off the walls when you come down some.
Robbing a bank is no crime compared to owning one,'' says a character in ``Happy End,'' the sardonic Bertolt Brecht/Kurt Weill musical melodrama that's currently bouncing off the walls of the Museum of Contemporary Art's Geffen Contemporary in downtown Los Angeles.
ATB : 9pm (SOM) - Thumping, pumping dance tune that's got Zoe Ball bouncing off the walls at Radio One.
As you wend your way through the emotional gantlet that is the Museum of Contemporary Art's ``Barbara Kruger'' exhibition, you enter a long, narrow room where human rage is literally bouncing off the walls.
When I first started secondary school, I was practically bouncing off the walls because I was so bored.
I remember bouncing off the walls of my mother's house,'' Caveza said.