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Another word for bounce

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Verb
  1. To spring back after colliding with something

      1. To spring or bounce back after hitting or colliding with something.
      2. To recover, as from depression or disappointment.
      3. To reecho; resound.
  2. To move in a lively way

      1. To move upward or forward in a single quick motion or a series of such motions; leap:
      2. To move suddenly, especially because of being resilient or moved by a spring:
      3. To start doing something suddenly:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
      1. To propel oneself upward or over a distance in single quick motion or series of such motions.
      2. To move suddenly and in one motion:
      3. To move involuntarily, as in surprise:
      1. To leap forward or upward; spring.
      2. To progress by forward leaps or springs.
      3. To bounce; rebound.
    See also:

    move

  3. To end the employment or service of

      1. A bag, especially one made of strong material for holding grain or objects in bulk.
      2. The amount that a sack can hold:
      3. A short loose-fitting garment for women and children.
      1. Used to indicate physical or mental ability:
      2. Used to indicate possession of a specified power, right, or privilege:
      3. Used to indicate possession of a specified capability or skill:
      1. A durable covering for the foot and part or much of the leg, usually made of leather, fabric, plastic, or rubber.
      2. A protective covering, especially a sheath to enclose the base of a floor-mounted gear shift lever in a car or truck.
      3. An automobile trunk.
      1. A notice of termination of employment.
      1. A rapid, persistent chemical change that releases heat and light and is accompanied by flame, especially the exothermic oxidation of a combustible substance:
      2. A specific instance of this change that destroys something:
      3. A burning fuel:
      1. A tool with a bladed, usually heavy head mounted crosswise on a handle, used for felling trees or chopping wood.
      2. Any of various bladed, handheld implements used as a cutting tool or weapon.
      3. A sudden termination of employment:
      1. To bring to an end or halt:
      2. To occur at or form the end of; conclude or finish:
      3. To discontinue the employment of; dismiss:
      1. To set free from confinement or bondage:
      2. To set free from physical restraint or binding; let go:
      3. To cause or allow to move away or spread from a source or place of confinement:
      1. The smallest quantity of liquid heavy enough to fall in a spherical mass.
      2. Liquid medicine administered in drops.
      3. A small quantity of a substance:
      1. To end the employment or service of; discharge.
      2. To direct or allow to leave:
      3. To stop considering; rid one's mind of; dispel:
      1. To release, as from confinement, care, or duty:
      2. To let go; empty out:
      3. To pour forth; emit:
      1. The officer of a bank or business concern in charge of paying and receiving money.
      2. A store employee who handles cash transactions with customers.
Noun
  1. A lively, emphatic, eager quality or manner

    See also:

    action

  2. An act of bouncing or a bouncing movement

  3. A sudden lively movement

      1. To move upward or forward in a single quick motion or a series of such motions; leap:
      2. To move suddenly, especially because of being resilient or moved by a spring:
      3. To start doing something suddenly:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
      1. To propel oneself upward or over a distance in single quick motion or series of such motions.
      2. To move suddenly and in one motion:
      3. To move involuntarily, as in surprise:
      1. To leap forward or upward; spring.
      2. To progress by forward leaps or springs.
      3. To bounce; rebound.
    See also:

    move

  4. The quality or state of being flexible

    See also:

    flexible

  5. The ability to recover quickly from depression or discouragement

      1. The ability to recover quickly from illness, change, or misfortune; buoyancy.
      2. The property of a material that enables it to resume its original shape or position after being bent, stretched, or compressed; elasticity.
      1. The condition or property of being elastic; flexibility.
      2. The property of returning to an initial form or state following deformation.
      3. The degree to which this property is exhibited.
      1. The tendency or capacity to remain afloat in a liquid or rise in air or gas.
      2. The upward force that a fluid exerts on an object less dense than itself.
      3. Ability to recover quickly from setbacks; resilience.
    See also:

    ability

  6. The act of ejecting or the state of being ejected

      1. A durable covering for the foot and part or much of the leg, usually made of leather, fabric, plastic, or rubber.
      2. A protective covering, especially a sheath to enclose the base of a floor-mounted gear shift lever in a car or truck.
      3. An automobile trunk.
      1. The act of ejecting, forcing out, or supplanting.
      2. The state of being ejected, forced out, or supplanted.
      3. One that ejects, forces out, or supplants another.
      1. The act of expelling or the state of being expelled.
      1. The action of removing a tenant or other occupant from real property. The action of removing a tenant or other occupant from real property.
      2. The physical removal of an individual from real property. The physical removal of an individual from real property.
      3. Wrongful acts of a landlord that make premises uninhabitable, with the intent or result of forcing the tenant to leave. Wrongful acts of a landlord that make premises uninhabitable, with the intent or result of forcing the tenant to leave.
      1. The act or an instance of ejecting.
      2. An action brought by one claiming the right to possess real property currently possessed by another.
      1. The act of ejecting or the condition of being ejected.
      2. Ejected matter.
      1. The act of dismissing.
      2. The condition of being dismissed.
      3. An order or notice of discharge.
    See also:

    keep

  7. The act of dismissing or the condition of being dismissed from employment

      1. A bag, especially one made of strong material for holding grain or objects in bulk.
      2. The amount that a sack can hold:
      3. A short loose-fitting garment for women and children.
      1. A durable covering for the foot and part or much of the leg, usually made of leather, fabric, plastic, or rubber.
      2. A protective covering, especially a sheath to enclose the base of a floor-mounted gear shift lever in a car or truck.
      3. An automobile trunk.
      1. A tool with a bladed, usually heavy head mounted crosswise on a handle, used for felling trees or chopping wood.
      2. Any of various bladed, handheld implements used as a cutting tool or weapon.
      3. A sudden termination of employment:
      1. The act of terminating or the condition of being terminated.
      2. The end of something in time; the conclusion.
      3. An end of something in space; a limit or edge.
      1. The act of dismissing.
      2. The condition of being dismissed.
      3. An order or notice of discharge.
      1. To release, as from confinement, care, or duty:
      2. To let go; empty out:
      3. To pour forth; emit:
    See also:

    keep

Another word for bounce

Verb
  1. To rebound

    See also:

    jump

  2. To move suddenly

      1. To leap forward or upward; spring.
      2. To progress by forward leaps or springs.
      3. To bounce; rebound.
      1. An arched structure, usually of masonry or concrete, serving to cover a space.
      2. An arched overhead covering, such as the sky, that resembles the architectural structure in form.
      3. A room or space, such as a cellar or storeroom, with arched walls and ceiling, especially when underground.
      1. A bar made of wood or metal that slides into a socket and is used to fasten doors and gates.
      2. A metal bar or rod in the mechanism of a lock that is thrown or withdrawn by turning the key.
      3. A fastener consisting of a threaded pin or rod with a head at one end, designed to be inserted through holes in assembled parts and secured by a mated nut that is tightened by applying torque.
      1. To propel oneself upward or over a distance in single quick motion or series of such motions.
      2. To move suddenly and in one motion:
      3. To move involuntarily, as in surprise:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
      1. To move with light bounding skips or leaps.
      2. To move quickly or be busily active:
      3. To jump on one foot or with both feet at the same time.
      1. To move upward or forward in a single quick motion or a series of such motions; leap:
      2. To move suddenly, especially because of being resilient or moved by a spring:
      3. To start doing something suddenly:
    See also:

    jump

  3. *To discharge from one's employ or establishment

      1. A rapid, persistent chemical change that releases heat and light and is accompanied by flame, especially the exothermic oxidation of a combustible substance:
      2. A specific instance of this change that destroys something:
      3. A burning fuel:
      1. To eject from a position or place; force out:
      2. To effect an ouster of (a party) from a property.
      1. To throw out forcefully; expel:
      2. To compel to leave:
      3. To evict: